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Pound House Approximately 15m East of Longbrook Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in West Alvington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.2783 / 50°16'41"N

Longitude: -3.793 / 3°47'34"W

OS Eastings: 272336

OS Northings: 43575

OS Grid: SX723435

Mapcode National: GBR QG.4WX7

Mapcode Global: FRA 28Y9.842

Plus Code: 9C2R76H4+8Q

Entry Name: Pound House Approximately 15m East of Longbrook Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108419

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100890

Location: West Alvington, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

Civil Parish: West Alvington

Built-Up Area: Kingsbridge

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: West Alvington All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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5/193 Pound house approximately 15m. east
of Longbrook Farmhouse

G. V. II

Farm building, reputedly a pound house. Roughly coursed slatestone rubble walls
with cob at the top. Thatch roof with corrugated iron over, hipped to the left
end, half-hipped to the right.
Plan: rectangular, apparently originally a 2-bay linhay at the left-hand end,
pound house to the right and a small wing at the right-hand end.
Exterior: 2 storeys with a single storey wing projecting from the right-herd
end. Lower left-hand part was originally open-fronted with a central circular
rubble pier, It has now been infilled with stone on the ground floor,
weatherboarding above. Along the front are 3 doorways and a first floor loading
Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX7233643575

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