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Latitude: 50.2783 / 50°16'41"N
Longitude: -3.793 / 3°47'34"W
OS Eastings: 272336
OS Northings: 43575
OS Grid: SX723435
Mapcode National: GBR QG.4WX7
Mapcode Global: FRA 28Y9.842
Entry Name: Pound House Approximately 15m East of Longbrook Farmhouse
Listing Date: 19 February 1990
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1108419
English Heritage Legacy ID: 100890
Location: West Alvington, South Hams, Devon, TQ7
District: South Hams
Civil Parish: West Alvington
Built-Up Area: Kingsbridge
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: West Alvington All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 74 SW
5/193 Pound house approximately 15m. east
of Longbrook Farmhouse
G. V. II
Farm building, reputedly a pound house. Roughly coursed slatestone rubble walls
with cob at the top. Thatch roof with corrugated iron over, hipped to the left
end, half-hipped to the right.
Plan: rectangular, apparently originally a 2-bay linhay at the left-hand end,
pound house to the right and a small wing at the right-hand end.
Exterior: 2 storeys with a single storey wing projecting from the right-herd
end. Lower left-hand part was originally open-fronted with a central circular
rubble pier, It has now been infilled with stone on the ground floor,
weatherboarding above. Along the front are 3 doorways and a first floor loading
Interior: not inspected.
Listing NGR: SX7233643575
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