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The Old Court

A Grade II Listed Building in Pitney, Somerset

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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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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Unpublished, 1972).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

Listing NGR: ST4458528493

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