Brookside Farm

15 Oct 1999
Brookside Farm, Lullington, Mendip, Somerset
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


4/175 Brookside Farm


Farmhouse. Mid C18. Random jointed ashlar, rusticated ashlar quoins, moulded eaves cornice, coped verges, double-Roman tile roof, 2 C19 gabled dormers with casements, end rubble stacks with brick caps. Symmetrical; 2 storeys and attics, 5 bays, narrow sash windows with glazing bars in bead moulded stone surrounds, those to ground floor with cornice dripmoulds, centre window to first floor with a semi-circular head, an emphasised keystone, and imposts.

Central door opening in a bolection moulded stone surround, C20 reproduction 6-panelled door, top 2 panels glazed.

Pent-roofed outshut to right, casement under a concrete lintel, 2-panelled door with 2 glazed lights. Interior virtually all of the mid C18 including a fine dog-leg staircase with a ramped handrail on turned balusters; 6-panelled doors to both ground and first floors; shutters to ground floor windows; room on left side of ground floor with virtually complete panelling, fireplace in a bolection-moulded surround, some panelling remaining in right ground floor room; room to right of first floor with 3 cupboards, panelled doors. A rare survival of a complete mid C18 house in this area.

Listing NGR: ST7757753446


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0370 IOE Records taken by Robert O Caudwell; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Robert O. Caudwell. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Caudwell, Robert O.

Rights Holder: Caudwell, Robert O.


Ashlar, Stone, Tile, Georgian Farmhouse, Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building