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The Pound Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kington Rural, County of Herefordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1812 / 52°10'52"N

Longitude: -3.0407 / 3°2'26"W

OS Eastings: 328942

OS Northings: 254175

OS Grid: SO289541

Mapcode National: GBR F4.4QDV

Mapcode Global: VH77G.7FWQ

Entry Name: The Pound Farmhouse

Listing Date: 19 August 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1166590

English Heritage Legacy ID: 150261

Location: Kington Rural, County of Herefordshire, HR5

County: County of Herefordshire

Civil Parish: Kington Rural

Traditional County: Herefordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Herefordshire

Church of England Parish: Kington

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

KINGTON RURAL CP -
SO 25 SE

7/3 The Pound Farmhouse

19.8.53

- II*

Farmhouse. C15, or possibly earlier, completely refaced during late C19.
Timber-framed core refaced with sandstone rubble. C20 tiled roof. Probable
four-bay hall house aligned south-west/north-east with two axial stacks and
entrance to north-eastern end of south-east front. Two storeys. South-east
front: three 3-light casement windows, those on the ground floor with cambered
heads, ledged door to right. Interior inaccessible at time of re-survey but
said to retain five cruck trusses which remain largely intact with curved
bracing below the collars and cusped decorative members above. One bay is
still open to the roof. (RCHM, Vol III, p 95).


Listing NGR: SO2894254175

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