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Date Listed: 9 February 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 100541
OS Grid Reference: SX8390261368
OS Grid Coordinates: 283902, 61368
Latitude/Longitude: 50.4406, -3.6363
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SX 86 SW BERRY POMEROY
Small house reduced in size and now derelict. Circa C16, date 1584 on interior
plasterwork now removed. Stone rubble. Scantle slate roof with gabled ends and
gabled to left of south-east front. Originally L-shaped on plan but the south
wing has been replaced by an adjoining linhay q.v. South east front has two
plain doorway and a two-light hollow-chamfered stone mullion window on right-
hand to each floor; the ground floor has large relieving arch over. Similar
window at rear and similar but single-light window in north-east gable end.
Stone chimney stacks at gable ends. The roof is sagging and is in state of
collapse at the south-west end. Queen strut and tie beam roof. Inside the
floor has fallen in at the south-west end; there are ovolo moulded ceiling beams
and joists lying on the floor. The chamfered ceiling beam in the north-east
room is still in position. The moulded plaster heraldic achievement with date
1584 below has been removed from first floor room and deposited in Totnes
Listing NGR: SX8390261368
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Source: English Heritage
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