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Title:South Brent
Originator:Department of Environment
Summary:Former manor house. Circa early 16C. Whitewashed stone rubble. Welsh slate roof with gabled ends, heightened at north east end. Two storeys. Approx five window range. 19C and 20C sashes and casements. Two storey, gabled porch to right of centre with chamfered two-centred arch doorway and large four-centre arch window above with 19C window frame. Stair turret in the angle to the left and projecting chimney stack in the angle on front wall to the right. Also chimney stacks at gable ends. Gabled stair turret at higher end at rear. Doorway and windows at rear with chamfered wooden lintels. Dated 1802. Priory outbuilding range at lower end to left (south west) now part of house. Interior: at lower end a wide open fireplace with deeply chamfered wooden bressummer. Interior: formerly an open half with later floor inserted. Stone newel staircase beside front porch at lower end and wooden newel stairs at higher end with ovolo moulded wooden doorframe at top. Hall fireplace on front wall has chamfered granite jambs and 20C blocking. Large open fireplace at lower end with long stopped chamfer wooden bressummer and oven. Closely spaced joists at lower end supported on new cross-beam. Most, if not all the roof trusses have been replaced.

Associated Monuments (27)

MDV38023Barn south of Zeal farmhouse, South Brent (Building)
MDV38024Barns east of Corringdon Farmhouse (Building)
MDV13154Brent Mill Bridge, South Brent (Monument)
MDV3042Bridge south-east of Glazebrook Lodge, Ugborough (Monument)
MDV7936Chapel on Brent Hill, South Brent (Building)
MDV13703Court Gate Farmhouse, Harbourneford (Building)
MDV37999Courtledge Cottage, South Brent (Building)
MDV13332Farmhouse at Underhill, South Brent (Building)
MDV13323Farmhouse, Lower Badworthy (Building)
MDV13657Farmhouse, Stidston (Building)
MDV38028Former toll house, Church St, South Brent (Building)
MDV3041Glazebrook Bridge, South Brent (Monument)
MDV13322Higher Badworthy Farmhouse, South Brent (Building)
MDV38020Lutton House, South Brent (Building)
MDV13253Lych gate at St Petrock's Parish Church, South Brent (Monument)
MDV3045Pennaton Bridge (Monument)
MDV5760South Brent, The Manor House (Building)
MDV38026Splatton, South Brent (Building)
MDV38018St Petrock's Parish Church, Boundary Wall (Monument)
MDV38016St Petrock's Parish Church, Chest Tomb (Monument)
MDV38015St Petrock's Parish Church, Chest Tomb (Monument)
MDV38017St Petrock's Parish Church, Chest Tomb (Monument)
MDV5737St Petrock's Parish Church, South Brent (Building)
MDV5739St Petrock's Parish Church, Stone Pillar (Monument)
MDV13659Stippadon Farmhouse, South Brent (Building)
MDV13315The former Anchor Inn, South Brent (Building)
MDV38012Wonton Farm House (Building)