MSO10490 - Outbuilding south of The Notley Arms, Front Street, Monksilver (Building)


A former stables that served The Notley Arms. It appears to be shown on the Monksilver tithe map from 1841, as part of a wider range of buildings.

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Stables, now outbuilding. Dated 1860. Red sandstone random rubble, quoins, hipped slate roof, brick stack left and on rear elevation. 2 storeys, 5 bays; first floor segmental headed 2-light casements with many panes, groundfloor centre segmental headed carriage way entrance, square headed double doors with ornamental hinges, 3-light casement to right partially renewed, to left inserted double garage doors. Concrete steps to first floor loft entrance on right return. Octagonal plaque centre first floor inscribed: IG.BN 1860. These were the stables to the Notley Arms (qv). [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 264779. First Listed on 21/12/1984. [2] Stone, Random rubble walls. Hipped roof [3] The Tithe Map for Monksilver appears to show the stables as part of an 'L' shaped block, which adjoined a building on the street frontage mostly to the south of the present Notley Arms. [4] The building was visited in June 2013 as part of the rapid condition survey of Exmoor's Listed Buildings 2012-13. It received a BAR score of 6. [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Index: 21/12/1984. Thirty-first List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. Distict of West Somerset (Somerset).
  • <2> Unassigned: Webster CJ, Historic Environment Record. 2005. Staff Comments, Somerset County Council.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Somerset County Council. Various. Somerset HER parish files - Exmoor records.
  • <4> Map: 1841. Monksilver Tithe Map and Apportionment.
  • <5> Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.



Grid reference Centred ST 0729 3746 (15m by 19m)
Map sheet ST03NE

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  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 375/5/22
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 30718

Record last edited

May 27 2014 3:55PM


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