MSO10851 - Outbuilding South of Wood Tenement, Jury Road, Dulverton (Building)

Summary

Outbuilding which was a barn but is now a cottage. It is possibly 16th Century, and was altered in the early 20th Century. Early experiments in the X-rays are said to have been undertaken here by a former owner.

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Full Description

The outbuilding about 5 metres south of Woodliving was a barn, and subsequently a cottage. It is possibly 16th century, and altered in the early 20th century. The building material is random rubble local stone, with a gabled, thatched roof. There are no external features of interest. It is said to contain a chamfered beam and open fireplace. [1] Early experiments in the X-rays are said to have been undertaken here by Dr ------ , a former owner. [2] This building is no longer listed (not included in Listed Buildings Online). [3]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <1> Index: Department of the Environment. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest . 36th List, District of West Somerset. 04/08/1986.
  • <2> Report: Vernacular Architecture Group. April 1973. Vernacular Architecture Group Report.
  • <3> Index: English Heritage. Listed Buildings Online.
  • <4> Report: Green, T., Humphreys, C. + Waterhouse, R.. Woodliving, Dulverton, Somerset: Results of an Archaeological Building Survey and Desk-Based Study.

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9162 2790 (12m by 11m) (Estimated from sources)
Map sheet SS92NW
Civil Parish DULVERTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • Somerset SMR PRN: 31412

Record last edited

Nov 28 2012 3:22PM

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