MSO12066 - Nos 14 and 16, Church Street, Dunster (Building)


A building with an 18th Century shopfront but which may have an earlier core. It is rendered with a slate roof.

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18th century front to possibly earlier building. Rendered, slate roof. Two storeys. Three windows, two sashes with glazing bars, 3-light casement. Pair of small-paned fixed-light shop windows to ground floor left-hand. Square-headed door opening with ribbed door in flat-arched frame. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 264657. First Listed on 06/11/1975. [2] The 2002 Conservation Area Character Appraisal for Dunster states "Nos. 14 & 16 have an 18th century front to a probable earlier building. The shop front with narrow glazing bars may be original." [3] The buildings were visited in April 2012 as part of the rapid condition survey of Exmoor's Listed Buildings 2012-13. They received a BAR score of 6. [4] The building is depicted on 2018 MasterMap data. The eastern end is labelled "14" and the western end "16". [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 Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. 2002.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. p22.
  • <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: #39152 ]



Grid reference Centred SS 9911 4366 (18m by 19m)
Map sheet SS94SE

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 26/4/25/1
  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 26/4/25/2
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34925

Record last edited

Apr 6 2021 11:51AM


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