MSO12098 - The Black Knight, 23 High Street, Dunster (Building)


A 17th Century building with later alterations.

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17th cntury with later alterations. Render, late roof, eaves. Two storeys. Three windows to 1st floor (centre one blocked), 3-light leaded iron casements in wood frames. Central panelled door with arched fanlight, modern shop windows. Later tiled pents to ground floor windows, gabled hood to door. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 264689. First Listed on 06/11/1975. [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 depicted and labelled "23" on 2018 MasterMap data. [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 Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. 2002.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: #39127 ]



Grid reference Centred SS 9913 4379 (22m by 11m)
Map sheet SS94SE

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 26/4/57
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34957

Record last edited

Apr 9 2021 10:33AM


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