MSO10725 - Brandish Street Farmhouse (Building)


A mid to late 19th Century farmhouse which incorporates part of an earlier dwelling.

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Farmhouse. Mid-late C19 incorporating part of earlier dwelling. Squared red sandstone random rubble, quoins, triple ridge tiles, small brick stack rising from eaves left, stone stack at rear, brick and stone stacks in wing. L-plan: C19 block, possibly refronting of earlier building facing south, east wing set into hillside at rear terminating in loft over stables. South front: 2 storeys, 5 bays, all C19 2-light casements first floor, ground floor segmental headed 3 and 4-light casements flanking entrance with gabled, clay tiled early C20 full height sun room left, entered on right return, glazed door, scallop tiled rustic porch to main entrance. Long right return of 4 bays including outbuilding, C19 and C20 casements. Interior not seen, assumed to contain features of interest. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 265505. First Listed on 22/05/1969. [2] L-plan. Stone, Random rubble walls. Gabled roof [3] The building was visited in May 2012 as part of the rapid condition survey of Exmoor's Listed Buildings 2012-13. It received a BAR score of 6. [4] A structure is visible at this location on the 1841 Selworthy Tithe map. [5] The building is shown on 2020 MasterMap data. [6]

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Index: 2/1/1986. Thirty-fifth List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest, District of West Somerset (Somerset)/Exmoor National Park.
  • <2> Unassigned: Webster CJ, Historic Environment Record. 2005. Staff Comments, Somerset County Council.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Somerset County Council. Various. Somerset HER parish files - Exmoor records.
  • <4> Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.
  • <5> Map: 1841. Selworthy Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <6>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2020. MasterMap data. 1:2,500. [Mapped feature: #39872 ]



Grid reference Centred SS 9068 4678 (35m by 24m) MasterMap
Map sheet SS94NW

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 1076/25/92
  • Coastal Risk 2014: Flood Zone 2 fluvial
  • Exmoor National Park HER Number (now deleted): MEM15266
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • National Trust HER Record: MNA139365
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 31221

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Oct 11 2021 12:17PM


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