MSO12049 - No 3, Castle Hill, Dunster (Building)


A late 17th Century building, built of rubble sandstone and with a roughcast rendered front.

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Late 17th century. Small cottage of rubble sandstone, roughcast rendered front. Pantile roof, brick stack. Two storeys. Three 3-light wooden casement windows, moulded mullions and frames, leaded lights. Plain door in flat-headed opening. Single storey lean-to to left. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 264639. First Listed on 04/08/1983. [2] The building is 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 Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. 2002.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. p21.
  • <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: #39141 ]



Grid reference Centred SS 9917 4364 (11m by 13m)
Map sheet SS94SE

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 26/4/7
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34907

Record last edited

Jan 21 2020 4:14PM


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