MSO10261 - K6 telephone kiosk, Timberscombe (Building)


A telephone box of a type designed in 1935 by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott.

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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: 265411. First Listed on 14/08/1989. [2] The building was visited in June 2012 as part of the rapid condition survey of Exmoor's Listed Buildings 2012-13. It received a BAR score of 5A. [3] The structure is labelled "TCB" on 2018 MasterMap data. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Index: 14/8/1989. 2nd amendment of 34th List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest, District of West Somerset..
  • <2> Verbal communication: Various. 1900-. Somerset County Council staff comments. CJ Webster, Historic Environment Record, 28 November 2008.
  • <3> Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.
  • <4>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap. [Mapped feature: #41378 ]



Grid reference SS 9554 4207 (point)
Map sheet SS94SE

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  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (5A): 444/7/126
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 17502

Record last edited

Jan 22 2020 11:17AM


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