Description: Bier House
Date Listed: 18 February 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 264133
OS Grid Reference: ST4269214481
OS Grid Coordinates: 342692, 114481
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9269, -2.8168
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ST4214 LOPEN CP CHURCH STREET (North side)
8/51 Village Pound and Bier House
Pound and bier house. Pound possibly C18, Bier house probably late C19. Ham stone rubble; bier house roof of Welsh
slate with bargeboarded east gable. Pound delinated by random stone walling averaging one metre high, no obvious gate
position unless it was where the bier house stands. Bier house single-storey, with simple boarded door in east gable:
whole much overgrown. The site and house presented to the village by Earl Poulett in 1933. (VCH, Vol III, 1974).
Listing NGR: ST4269214481
Source: English Heritage
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