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Latitude: 50.5778 / 50°34'40"N
Longitude: -3.7141 / 3°42'50"W
OS Eastings: 278728
OS Northings: 76742
OS Grid: SX787767
Mapcode National: GBR QK.3ZG5
Mapcode Global: FRA 373J.WBN
Entry Name: Pound House About 15 Metres North of Narracombe Farmhouse
Listing Date: 3 November 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1260936
English Heritage Legacy ID: 439141
Location: Ilsington, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13
Civil Parish: Ilsington
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Ilsington St Michael
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX 77 NE
3/90 Pound House about 15 metres north
- of Narracombe Farmhouse
Pound House built into hillside north of the house, having separate, 2-storey
compartment at the sound end. C19 or possibly earlier. Granite rubble with
dressings of large roughly-squared granite blocks. Slated roof, hipped at each end.
South gable-wall has only 1 opening, a segmental-headed doorway in ground storey
with arch of voussoirs. Compartment above it has large barn doors in side wall. To
left of these is another wide doorway into the pound house proper, with matching
doorway in opposite wall. A single small window with wood lintel to left of this
Interior of pound house retains much of the old wooden apple-crusher, fixed to the
floor of storage-loft above. Cider press has been removed.
Source: information from the joint owner, Mr Dick Wills
Listing NGR: SX7872876742
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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