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Pound House About 15 Metres North of Narracombe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilsington, Devon

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Latitude: 50.5778 / 50°34'40"N

Longitude: -3.7141 / 3°42'50"W

OS Eastings: 278728

OS Northings: 76742

OS Grid: SX787767

Mapcode National: GBR QK.3ZG5

Mapcode Global: FRA 373J.WBN

Plus Code: 9C2RH7HP+49

Entry Name: Pound House About 15 Metres North of Narracombe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 3 November 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1260936

English Heritage Legacy ID: 439141

Location: Ilsington, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Ilsington

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Ilsington St Michael

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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3/90 Pound House about 15 metres north
- of Narracombe Farmhouse


Pound House built into hillside north of the house, having separate, 2-storey
compartment at the sound end. C19 or possibly earlier. Granite rubble with
dressings of large roughly-squared granite blocks. Slated roof, hipped at each end.
South gable-wall has only 1 opening, a segmental-headed doorway in ground storey
with arch of voussoirs. Compartment above it has large barn doors in side wall. To
left of these is another wide doorway into the pound house proper, with matching
doorway in opposite wall. A single small window with wood lintel to left of this
Interior of pound house retains much of the old wooden apple-crusher, fixed to the
floor of storage-loft above. Cider press has been removed.
Source: information from the joint owner, Mr Dick Wills

Listing NGR: SX7872876742

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