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Week, Berry Pomeroy

Description: Week

Grade: II*
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

Location: Berry Pomeroy, Devon TQ9 6LJ

Locality: Berry Pomeroy
Local Authority: South Hams District Council
County: Devon
Country: England
Postcode: TQ9 6LJ

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Listing Text


5/4 Week



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wing has been replaced by an adjoining linhay q.v. South east front has two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
Museum. .

Listing NGR: SX8390261368

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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