MSO12043 - Tamarisk, 2 The Ball, Dunster (Building)


A two storey late 18th or early 19th Century building. It has colourwashed render with a half-hipped plain tile roof with a brick chimney stack.

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Late 18th century or early 19th century. Colourwashed render. Half-hipped plain tile roof, brick chimney stack. Two storeys. Five windows, 2-light wooden casements to first floor, 3-light wooden casements to ground floor, glazing bars. Central panelled door, later tiled hood on brackets. Included for group value. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 264633. First Listed on 04/08/1983. [2] The building is situated within Dunster's Conservation Area. [3] 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 6. [4] The building is shown on 2018 MasterMap data and is labelled "2". [5]

Sources/Archives (5)

  • <1> Index: 4/8/1983. Twenty-fifth List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. District of West Somerset (Somerset).
  • <2> Unassigned: Webster CJ, Historic Environment Record. 2005. Staff Comments, Somerset County Council.
  • <3> Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. 2002. Dunster Conservation Area Character Appraisal.
  • <4> Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.
  • <5> Map: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap.



Grid reference Centred SS 9913 4387 (29m by 17m)
Map sheet SS94SE

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  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 26/4/2
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34901

Record last edited

Apr 1 2021 11:20AM


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