MSO12113 - Post-medieval stone archway linked to Dunster Tithe Barn (Building)

Summary

An early 19th Century stone built archway, with segmental arch. It is around 3 to 4 metres tall.

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Full Description

Early 19th century. Stone built archway spanning Priory Green. About 12 feet high. Segemental arch, rubble stone voussoirs, rounded reveals with rebates and iron hinges for gates. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 264708. First Listed on 04/08/1983. [2] The archway is mentioned in the 2002 Character Appraisal document for Dunster 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]

Sources/Archives (4)

  • <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 Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. 2002.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. p20.
  • <4> Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.

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Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9905 4373 (3m by 9m)
Map sheet SS94SE
Civil Parish DUNSTER, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (5A): 26/4/76
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34976

Record last edited

Jan 21 2020 2:27PM

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