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East Braynes west Braynes

A Grade II Listed Building in Wiveliscombe, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0416 / 51°2'29"N

Longitude: -3.3096 / 3°18'34"W

OS Eastings: 308280

OS Northings: 127729

OS Grid: ST082277

Mapcode National: GBR LR.GPCG

Mapcode Global: FRA 36YC.JFH

Entry Name: East Braynes west Braynes

Listing Date: 25 January 1956

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177143

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270134

Location: Wiveliscombe, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Wiveliscombe

Built-Up Area: Wiveliscombe

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


8/58 No 27
(West Braynes) and No 29
(East Braynes)



House, now divided into two. C17 with C18 alterations. Red sandstone random
rubble masonry with some brick infill round the windows of the centre block,
chamfered stone plinth on left wing and centre block with wooden moulded
cornice, hipped roof with double Roman tiles, and brick and rendered stacks.
'U'-plan. 2 storeys over basement left and centre, with the right wing 3-storeys
sloping site, 2:3:2 bays, sash windows with glazing bars, the first floor
windows of the left-hand wing have the thick glazing bars of the early C18,
while the ground floor left-hand wing and the first floor right-hand wing have
C20 sashes, gables to the casement windows of the second floor right-hand wing
break through the eaves. Tuscan porch with diamond pattern frieze, double
eight-panel door with fanlight circa 1800, approached by short flight of steps
with swept back cast iron railings. The right-hand wing contains a squaredheaded
carriage entrance with studded tongue and groove door, with similar, smaller
door beside it.

Listing NGR: ST0828027729

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