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Pound Penn

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Somerford, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.5575 / 51°33'26"N

Longitude: -2.0505 / 2°3'1"W

OS Eastings: 396596

OS Northings: 184291

OS Grid: ST965842

Mapcode National: GBR 2RF.BDN

Mapcode Global: VHB3G.D3VV

Entry Name: Pound Penn

Listing Date: 25 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1300520

English Heritage Legacy ID: 316397

Location: Little Somerford, Wiltshire, SN15

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Little Somerford

Built-Up Area: Little Somerford

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Little Somerford

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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