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Latitude: 50.9151 / 50°54'54"N
Longitude: -2.534 / 2°32'2"W
OS Eastings: 362558
OS Northings: 112978
OS Grid: ST625129
Mapcode National: GBR MT.QMTN
Mapcode Global: FRA 56LP.6NR
Entry Name: The Pound House
Listing Date: 8 October 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1323980
English Heritage Legacy ID: 106092
Location: Lillington, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Lillington
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Lillington St Martin
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 61 SW HIGHER STREET
(South east side)
2/71 The Pound House
Detached house. Plan form suggests a C17 date, - but no visible features of
this period. Rubble stone walls, thatched roof; brick end stacks and one right
of door. 2 storeys. 3-room and cross-passage plan. C20 open timber gabled
porch. Ledged door with small glass panel. Second ledged door at right end.
Ground floor has 2 casements with horizontal glazing bars. These and the
original door opening have original stop-chamfered timber lintels. First
floor has 4 casements with centre glazing bar, and some remains of lead lights.
Blocking right of door - possibly remains of projecting bread oven. Internally
some exposed ceiling beams. Original fireplaces part built up. (RCHM Monument 6
(Dorset. Vol. 1))
Listing NGR: ST6255812978
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