MEM21916 - The Manse, Chapel Street, Dulverton (Building)


The manse was built in 1877, prompted by George Williams, founder of the YMCA.

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The manse was built in 1877, prompted by George Williams, founder of the Y.M.C.A.. [1] The Manse to the Congregational Chapel is rendered under a slate roof. [2] The manse was built in 1887, thanks to the generosity of George Williams. [3] The building is mentioned in the 2019 Conservation Area Appraisal for Dulverton. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Monograph: Binding, H. + Bonham-Carter, V.. 1986. Old Dulverton and Around: Dulverton - Bury - Brushford - Exebridge. The Exmoor Press. p43.
  • <2> Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. c.2003. Dulverton Conservation Area Appraisal. p17.
  • <3> Monograph: Dulverton and District Civic Society. 2002. The Book of Dulverton, Brushford, Bury and Exebridge. Halsgrove. p121.
  • <4> Report: Pratt, N. and Thurlow, T.. 2019. Dulverton Conservation Area: appraisal document. Exmoor National Park Authority. p 46, Figure 52.

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Other Statuses/References

  • Local List Status (Unassessed)



Grid reference Centred SS 9130 2773 (14m by 12m) Estimated from sources
Map sheet SS92NW

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Record last edited

Aug 4 2022 10:34AM


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