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Village Pound and Bier House

A Grade II Listed Building in Lopen, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9269 / 50°55'36"N

Longitude: -2.8168 / 2°49'0"W

OS Eastings: 342691

OS Northings: 114480

OS Grid: ST426144

Mapcode National: GBR MF.PVKJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 46ZN.JFG

Entry Name: Village Pound and Bier House

Listing Date: 18 February 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056993

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264133

Location: Lopen, South Somerset, Somerset, TA13

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Lopen

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Lopen

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Description

ST4214 LOPEN CP CHURCH STREET (North side)

8/51 Village Pound and Bier House

GV II

Pound and bier house. Pound possibly C18, Bier house probably late C19. Ham stone rubble; bier house roof of Welsh
slate with bargeboarded east gable. Pound delinated by random stone walling averaging one metre high, no obvious gate
position unless it was where the bier house stands. Bier house single-storey, with simple boarded door in east gable:
whole much overgrown. The site and house presented to the village by Earl Poulett in 1933. (VCH, Vol III, 1974).


Listing NGR: ST4269114480

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