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Description: The Tower House
Date Listed: 14 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 314725
OS Grid Reference: ST8172456973
OS Grid Coordinates: 381724, 156973
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3116, -2.2636
ST 85 NW WINGFIELD POMEROY LANE
6/277 The Tower House
Detached house. Late C17, altered c.1980. Coursed rubble stone,
stone slate pyramidal roof, double Romans to former shelter shed
to right. Plan consists of square 2-storey tower with 5-bay former
shelter shed attached to right. Two-storey, 1-window front.
Moulded square-headed doorway with C20 door with concrete cross
window to left, moulded string course to first floor; one cyma-
moulded cross window. Left return has attached C20 conservatory,
cross window to first floor. Rear has C20 patio doors and cross
window, C20 single-storey extensions to rear left. Attached to
right of front is 5-bay single-storey former shelter shed, square
stone piers between each bay, now closed and with C20 inserted
casements. The original function of this building is not known; it
may have been part of a larger farm group.
Listing NGR: ST8172456973
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Source: English Heritage
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