MSO12044 - Darajini, 3 The Ball, Dunster (Building)


A mid 19th Century building, built of dressed and coursed random rubble red sandstone.

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Mid 19th century. Dressed and coursed random rubble red sandstone. Plain tile roof, gable end brick stacks. Two storeys. Five windows, sashes with glazing bars. Central projecting gabled stone porch, moulded coping, carved elliptical arch, spandrels, plain panelled door, semi-circular fanlight. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 264634. First Listed on 04/08/1983. [2] The building is situated within Dunster's Conservation Area. [3] The building was visited in April 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 "3". [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 Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. 2002.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>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap. [Mapped feature: #39198 ]



Grid reference Centred SS 9914 4390 (16m by 12m)
Map sheet SS94SE

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 26/4/3
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34902

Record last edited

Apr 6 2021 2:03PM


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