MSO12080 - No 8, High Street, Dunster (Building)


A house, probably early 18th Century with later alterations.

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Behind No 10 High Street approached through passageway to right. Probably early 18th century with later alterations. Rubble sandstone, render with slate hanging to first floor. Slate roof. Two storeys. Two windows, modern 3 and 4-light casements with leaded lights. Modern stable-type door in heavy square headed frame to ground floor. Two casement windows. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 264671. First Listed on 04/08/1983. [2] The building is included 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 depicted 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 Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. 2002.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: #39115 ]



Grid reference Centred SS 9919 4370 (11m by 6m)
Map sheet SS94SE

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 26/4/39
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34939

Record last edited

Jan 21 2020 3:23PM


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