VILLAGE POUND AND BIER HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1056993

Date first listed: 18-Feb-1988

Statutory Address: BIER HOUSE, CHURCH STREET

Statutory Address: VILLAGE POUND, CHURCH STREET

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: BIER HOUSE, CHURCH STREET

Statutory Address: VILLAGE POUND, CHURCH STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset (District Authority)

Parish: Lopen

National Grid Reference: ST4269114480

Details

ST4214 LOPEN CP CHURCH STREET (North side)

8/51 Village Pound and Bier House

GV II

Pound and bier house. Pound possibly C18, Bier house probably late C19. Ham stone rubble; bier house roof of Welsh slate with bargeboarded east gable. Pound delinated by random stone walling averaging one metre high, no obvious gate position unless it was where the bier house stands. Bier house single-storey, with simple boarded door in east gable: whole much overgrown. The site and house presented to the village by Earl Poulett in 1933. (VCH, Vol III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST4269114480

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 264133

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Somerset, (1974)

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