Description: Higher Berrycourt Farmhouse
Date Listed: 6 July 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 320816
OS Grid Reference: ST9245221438
OS Grid Coordinates: 392452, 121438
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9923, -2.1089
DONHEAD ST. MARY -
ST 92 SW
7/30 Higher Berrycourt Farmhouse
Farmhouse. Late C18, altered late C19 and C20. Dressed limestone.
Welsh slate roof, brick stacks. L-plan. Two-storey, 4-window
north front; sashes. Six-panelled door with egg and dart moulded
panels and reveals with transom light to left of centre, large 16-
pane sash either side and flush 16-pane sash to right. First floor
has three reset early C18 twelve-pane sashes with thick glazing
bars, one late C19 sash to right, roof has coped verges. Right
return has C20 French windows and steel casements. Left return has
12-pane sashes to C19 wing, C20 extension. Rear has 8-pane sash,
3-light casement and C20 two-storey porch, to left is C19 single-
storey outhouse with hipped tiled roof, now part of house.
Interior has several features of early C18 including good 6-
panelled doors, very fine raised and fielded panelling to first
floor corridor; all reputed to have been brought from Ashcombe
Rouse (q.v. Berwick St. John CP), which was partly demolished
during mid C18.
Listing NGR: ST9245221438
Source: English Heritage
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