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Pound Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in South Pool, Devon

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Latitude: 50.2481 / 50°14'53"N

Longitude: -3.7179 / 3°43'4"W

OS Eastings: 277615

OS Northings: 40086

OS Grid: SX776400

Mapcode National: GBR QK.SY9P

Mapcode Global: FRA 383C.MDR

Entry Name: Pound Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 February 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1169886

English Heritage Legacy ID: 100846

Location: South Pool, South Hams, Devon, TQ7

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: South Pool

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: South Pool St Nicholas and St Cyriac

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 74 SE
6/149 Pound Farmhouse


Farmhouse Circa mid C18 extended in C19 and altered in C20. Slatestone rubble
walls. Hipped asbestos slate roof. Rendered brick axial stack. Projecting
rubble lateral stack at side of rear wing.
Plan L-shaped plan, front range is the original one and was formerly of 4-room
plan with baffle entrance in front of central axial stack which heats room to
either side. Beyond these 2 rooms was a narrow outer service room at each end
from which the partitions have now been removed. Behind the right-hand end is a
C19 wing added probably as a kitchen.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 2-window front, 3 below. On 1st floor are C18
horizontal sliding sashes with 20-pane C19 sashes below. Very small light at
right-hand end. The 2 main ground floor windows have dressed stone voussoirs over them. C19 plank door at centre under slate hood. Wing extending behind right-hand end.
Interior: contains few original features. The open fireplaces may not survive in exactly their original form; the left-hand one has a low slate slab lintel, the other has dressed stone jambs and a cambered wooden lintel.

Listing NGR: SX7761540086

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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