MSO10807 - 1 and 2, Bury (Building)


A semi-detached pair of cottages, thought to date from the 18th Century and with later additions.

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Semi-detached pair of cottages. Probably C18, altered early C19 and late C20. Random rubble local stone, roughcast gable ends, triple Roman tiled roofs, roughcast stacks gable ends. Plan: two 2-cell dwellings, staggered and abutting at one corner. Two storeys, 2 bays; first floor 3-light leaded casements left, 2-light casements right, ground floor left C20 window left of square headed entrance, small glazed opening right, right 2-light casements flanking central semi-circular headed doorway, plank doors. Interior of No 1 partially sighted; chamfered lintel to fireplace of main room, pantry to right, stair opening out on rear wall. No 2 probably similar but altered early C19. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 265612. First Listed on 04/08/1986. [2] 2-cell plan. Stone, Random rubble walls. Gabled roof [3] The buildings were visited in March 2012 as part of the rapid condition survey of Exmoor's Listed Buildings 2012-13. They received a BAR score of 6. [4]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Index: 4/8/1986. 36th List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest, District of West Somerset (Somerset)/Exmoor National Park..
  • <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 Unpublished document: Somerset County Council.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> Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.



Grid reference Centred SS 9439 2752 (19m by 19m)
Map sheet SS92NW

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  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 1648/9/20/1
  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 1648/9/20/2
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 31342

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Mar 22 2021 4:03PM


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