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Bier House Village Pound, Lopen

Description: Bier House Village Pound

Grade: II
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

Locality: Lopen
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA13 5JX

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Listing Text


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

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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