MSO12097 - Nos 19 and 21, High Street, Dunster (Building)


A 17th Century building with later alterations, including a modern shop front.

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17th century with later alterations. Colourwashed render, slate roof, eaves. Two storeys. Five windows, 2, 3 and 4-light leaded iron casements in wood frames, one with moulded wood mullions. Left-hand shop window framed door alongside. Modern glazed door and shop front to No 21. Later tiled pentice hoods on brackets over ground floor windows and doors. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 264688. First Listed on 22/05/1969. [2] The building is within Dunster's Conservation Area. [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 buildings are depicted and labelled "19" (southern part) and "21" (northern part) on 2018 MasterMap data. [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. 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: #39125 ]
  • <6> Report: Pratt, N. and Thurlow, T.. 2018. Dunster Conservation Area: appraisal document. Exmoor National Park Authority. p 30, 93, Figure 25.

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 26/4/56/1
  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 26/4/56/2
  • Local List Status (Unassessed)
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34956



Grid reference Centred SS 9913 4378 (20m by 16m)
Map sheet SS94SE

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Record last edited

Sep 5 2022 2:14PM


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