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Pound Penn, Little Somerford

Description: Pound Penn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 316397

OS Grid Reference: ST9659684291
OS Grid Coordinates: 396596, 184291
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5575, -2.0505

Location: The Street, Little Somerford, Wiltshire SN15 5JW

Locality: Little Somerford
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN15 5JW

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Listing Text

ST 98 SE
(north side)
3/270 Pound Penn
Former rectory, large 1866 house added to a C17 range, retained as
service wing, rubble stone with stone slate roof. 1866 range is
tall 2 1/2 storeys with two parallel ranges, coped gables and stacks
in valley and on north side wall. Paired east gables have Tudor-
arched single lights to attics, first floor large 2-light, single
light and 2-light mullion-and-transom windows and ground floor
large 1:2:1-light canted bay, pointed-arched doorway with hoodmould
and 2-light, windows all mullion-and-transom. Squared rubble
stone, flush quoins and raised plinth. South front has full-height
1:2:1-light canted bay to left, 2-light each floor to right and
single light to first floor centre, all mullion-and-transom. West
side has gables in stepped arrangement, similar Tudor-arched attic
lights, 2-light stair-light and door to left gable, 2-light ground
floor window to advanced right gable. Older range, parallel to
north wall has end stacks, two ground floor cambered-head triple
casements to east end, north front 16-pane sash with 12-pane sash
over to left, then projecting tall gable to right with casements
and east side door.
Plans of 1866 in Bristol Record Office.

Listing NGR: ST9659684291

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Source: English Heritage

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