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Pound Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Lydeard, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0623 / 51°3'44"N

Longitude: -3.1775 / 3°10'38"W

OS Eastings: 317581

OS Northings: 129873

OS Grid: ST175298

Mapcode National: GBR LY.F6V6

Mapcode Global: FRA 4679.V7Z

Entry Name: Pound Farmhouse

Listing Date: 4 May 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344854

English Heritage Legacy ID: 270267

Location: Bishop's Lydeard, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Bishop's Lydeard

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


Pound Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. C16 altered early C19. Rendered over random rubble, slate roof overhanging eaves with brackets on gable
ends, brick stacks left and right and between first and second bays left. 2- storeys, 5 bays; lst floor 12 pane sash
windows except single light window centre above porch, 16 pane sash windows below early C19 rendered porch, gabled
front with blind pointed arch recess, entrance flanked by blind lancets, crenellated returns lit in arched recesses
early C20 door. Long, unlit left end of facade with tiny single light window on left gable end return probably lighting
stair bay. Extension at rear. Interior not viewed. Thought to be the Manor house of Lydeard Fincherton. (J Collinson,
The History and Antiquities of the County of Somerset, 1791; VAG Report, unpublished SRO, May l981).

Listing NGR: ST1758129873

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

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