MSO12052 - No 8, Castle Hill, Dunster (Building)

Summary

A probable 17th Century building, with a roughcast render and slate roof.

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Full Description

Probably 17th century in origin. Roughcast render, slate roof, projecting chimney breast, chimney top removed and capped with slates. Two storeys. Four metal casement windows in wooden frames with small panes. Central door. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 264642. 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 but is not labelled. [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 Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. 2002.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: #39142 ]

Map

Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9916 4364 (16m by 11m)
Map sheet SS94SE
Civil Parish DUNSTER, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 26/4/10
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34910

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Jan 21 2020 4:11PM

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