MSO12114 - 19th Century wall on south side of Priory Green (Building)


An early 19th red sandstone wall, in two sections.

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Early 19th century. Two sections. From the Barn about 10 feet high rubble red sandstone. Doorway to church garden, pointed oak frame and wood lintel. Wrought ironwork over doorway with lantern. Lower section of wall in front of Nos 5 and 7. Squared random rubble with brick saddle back coping. Freestone to gate reveals. Later wooden gate. Included for group value. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 264709. First Listed on 04/08/1983. [2] The wall is within the 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 5A. [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 Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. 2002.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.



Grid reference Centred SS 9903 4371 (26m by 3m)
Map sheet SS94SE

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (5A): 26/4/77
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34977

Record last edited

Jan 21 2020 2:26PM


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