Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1106638

Date first listed: 19-Feb-1986



Ordnance survey map of WEST BRUSHFORD FARMHOUSE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2019. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2019. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1106638 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 22-Jan-2019 at 00:41:27.



The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon (District Authority)

Parish: Brushford

National Grid Reference: SS 66620 07768


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.


BRUSHFORD SS 60 NE 3/5 West Brushford Farmhouse - - II

Farmhouse. Early C17, refurbished in C19, roof replaced circa 1950 and modernised circa 1984. Plastered cob on rubble footings; stone rubble stacks topped with C19 and C20 brick; concrete interlocking tile roof (formerly thatch). House faces south-east with 4-room plan. The 2 main rooms on left (south-west) end, 1 either side of cross passaage to projecting rear stair block. Projecting left end stack and outer axial stack to other main room. Small service room at right end and a fourth room in a narrower projection set back from front on right end. 2 storeys. Symmetrical 3-window arrangement of circa 1984 PVC casements with glazing bars around similar double doors. Door flanked by C20 gabled buttresses. At right end is a possibly C18 narrow timber-framed window. Roof is gable-ended. Interior: Main rooms have good early C17 features. In left room the plainly- finished crossbeams were obviously intended for plaster cladding. The fireplace indicates that this was a high status room. Its stone sides have been rebuilt but the lintel is original with a double ogee soffit moulding with carved acanthus leaf stops. The room to right of passage has a 3-bay ceiling. The crossbeams are soffit-chamfered with pyramid stops incised to look like leaves. The fireplace here is blocked. The stair block now contains C19 replacement staircase. Roof not inspected but structure said to have been replaced circa 1950.

Listing NGR: SS6662007768


The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 95476

Legacy System: LBS

End of official listing