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The Old Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Pitney, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0531 / 51°3'11"N

Longitude: -2.792 / 2°47'31"W

OS Eastings: 344585

OS Northings: 128493

OS Grid: ST445284

Mapcode National: GBR MG.FVX1

Mapcode Global: FRA 561B.G44

Plus Code: 9C3V3635+66

Entry Name: The Old Court

Listing Date: 7 February 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1346113

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263312

Location: Pitney, South Somerset, Somerset, TA10

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Pitney

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Description


ST42NW PITNEY CP CHURCH HILL (East side.)
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Detached house. At least C16 in origin. Local lias stone cut and squared, but possibly as a lacing to cob; thatched
roof with half-hip to east, plain gable to west; one stone and one brick chimney stall. Two storeys, 4 hays, of which
the east bay is a later, possibly 1939 addition. C20 small-pane windows; mostly 2-light, bit 3-light upper bays 1 and 3
and in these same bays paired 2-light windows below; to lower bay 2 boarded door in heavy frame under timber lintol;
open timber and thatched porch to east gable, lean-to against west gable. Interior not seen, but reported is a
cross-passage plan and several beams indicating original layout; jointed cruck truss roof. (VAG Reports, SRO
Unpublished, 1972). VCH, Vol III, 1974, suggests this may be on the site of Pitney Lorty Manor, known in C15 as
Courteplace,


Listing NGR: ST4458528493

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