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Brook Farmhouse, Great Somerford

Description: Brook Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 316344

OS Grid Reference: ST9658983126
OS Grid Coordinates: 396589, 183126
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5470, -2.0506

Location: Park Lane, Great Somerford, Wiltshire SN15 5JA

Locality: Great Somerford
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN15 5JA

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Listing Text

ST 98 SE
3/218 Brook Farmhouse
Farmhouse, C17 refronted 1803, roughcast with ashlar dressings and
stone slate hipped roof. End stacks. Two storeys and attic, 5-
window range alternately of paired and single 12-pane sashes in
flush ashlar surrounds. Half-glazed door in fourth bay with
traceried fanlight in Roman Doric columned open-pedimented surround
Plinth, band, rusticated quoins, moulded cornice and parapet. Two
hipped dormers. Rear has two dormers, wall-face stack to centre
and hipped rear wing each side with dormers. South east wing has
roughcast side walls. Ends of main range have rainwater heads
dated TPW 1803. Said to have been a C17 house bought by John Pyke
in mid C18 and refronted for Thomas Pyke, died 1815.
(P. Hobbs, Somerford Magna, 1982 33 and 41)

Listing NGR: ST9658983126

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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