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© Mr Michael Cook

IoE Number: 263312
Location: THE OLD COURT, CHURCH HILL (east side)
  PITNEY, SOUTH SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Michael Cook
Date Photographed: 09 June 2005
Date listed: 07 February 1986
Date of last amendment: 07 February 1986
Grade II

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ST42NW PITNEY CP CHURCH HILL (East side.) 5/250 - - The Old Court Detached house. At least C16 in origin. Local lias stone cut and squared, but possibly as a lacing to cob; thatched roof with half-hip to east, plain gable to west; one stone and one brick chimney stall. Two storeys, 4 hays, of which the east bay is a later, possibly 1939 addition. C20 small-pane windows; mostly 2-light, bit 3-light upper bays 1 and 3 and in these same bays paired 2-light windows below; to lower bay 2 boarded door in heavy frame under timber lintol; open timber and thatched porch to east gable, lean-to against west gable. Interior not seen, but reported is a cross-passage plan and several beams indicating original layout; jointed cruck truss roof. (VAG Reports, SRO Unpublished, 1972). VCH, Vol III, 1974, suggests this may be on the site of Pitney Lorty Manor, known in C15 as Courteplace,

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