MSO12073 - No 24, Church Street, Dunster (Building)


An early 19th Century brick fronted building with a hipped slate roof.

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Early 19th century. Brick front, render to side elevation. Hipped slate roof. Two storeys plus attics. Dormer window, gable casement window. Four narrow sash windows, glazing bars, flat arch voussoirs. Central panelled door, semi- circular fanlight with tracery. Plain doorway to right with semi-circular arch. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 264664. First Listed on 04/08/1983. [2] The 2002 Conservation Area Character Assessment for Dunster states "Nos. 22 & 24 are early 19th century ...the latter described as brick fronted in the listing details but now also rendered. No.22 has a 19th century shop front with narrow glazing bars and a semi-circular headed door opening with engraved glass lettering (formerly J H Parham’s General Store) and an arched fanlight above." [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 depicted on 2018 MasterMap data and labelled "24". [5] The building is mentioned in the 2018 Conservation Area Appraisal for Dunster. [6]

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <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> Report: Fisher, J.. 2002. Dunster Conservation Area Character Appraisal. Exmoor National Park Authority. 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: #39155 ]
  • <6> Report: Pratt, N. and Thurlow, T.. 2018. Dunster Conservation Area: appraisal document. Exmoor National Park Authority. pp 34-35, 60, 61, 95, Figure 62.

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 26/4/32
  • Local List Status (Rejected)
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34932



Grid reference Centred SS 9901 4362 (9m by 9m)
Map sheet SS94SE

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Record last edited

Sep 5 2022 2:38PM


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