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Description: Pound Close
Date Listed: 25 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 134583
OS Grid Reference: SO8991836835
OS Grid Coordinates: 389918, 236835
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0298, -2.1484
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SO 8936 TWYNING TWYNING GREEN
13/175 Pound Close
Detached house. Late C18 and C17. Incised render. Red tile roof
with brick stacks. C17 square-panelled timber-framed cottage (now
used as store) attached to house via a brick wall at the rear with
a red tile roof and brick stacks. Rectangular plan to main house
with a later extension at right gable end extending back rear
right. Two-storey 4-windowed facade (including single bay
extension to right of main body). Two 16-pane sashes with shutters
to the left-hand bay. Single 16-pane sash to the first floor of
the right-hand bay. Twin 8-pane sashes to the rectangular bay
below. Part-glazed panelled door with glazing bars at centre of
the facade with fluted pilasters either side and a deep moulded
frieze above. Six small rectangular terracotta reliefs depicting
signs of the zodiac above. Twelve-pane sash with shutters above.
Two small pointed windows with 'Gothic' glazing bars to first floor
flanking a larger rectangular window with a transom and 'Gothic'
glazing bars. Late C18-early C19 fielded 6-panel door to the
ground floor. Brick dentils at eaves at rear. Cast-iron railing
with double cast-iron gate along the house front. Interior;
staircase with stick balusters. House is linked to timber-framed
cottage via a red brick wall with a pointed arched entrance.
Cottage; rectangular in plan. Two plank doors. Original roof
trusses with a curving tie beam, king post and raking struts.
Listing NGR: SO8991836835
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Source: English Heritage
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