MSO10259 - K6 telephone kiosk,Wheddon Cross (Building)


A K6 type telephone box, of a design by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott in 1935.

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Telephone kiosk. Type K6. Designed 1935 by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott. Made by various contractors. Cast iron. Square kiosk with domed roof. Unperforated crowns to top panels and margin glazing to windows and door. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 265409. First Listed on 15/08/1989. [2] The building was visited in May 2012 as part of the rapid condition survey of Exmoor's Listed Buildings 2012-13. It received a BAR score of 4A. [3]

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Index: 14/8/1989. 2nd amendment of 34th List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest, District of West Somerset..
  • <2> Unassigned: Webster CJ, Historic Environment Record. 2005. Staff Comments, Somerset County Council.
  • <3> Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.



Grid reference SS 9247 3884 (point) (NHLE)
Map sheet SS93NW

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  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (4A): 444/10/127
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 17500

Record last edited

Jul 10 2014 11:24AM


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