MSO12125 - Spearscross, 1 West Street, Dunster (Building)


A late 17th or early 18th Century building, of two storeys with colourwashed rendering and roof shingles.

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Late 17th later brick stacks. Two-storeys. Four windows, 2 and 4-light leaded iron casements with wood mullions to 1st floor, later wood casements ground floor. Square-headed right-hand door opening, recessed ribbed door in flat-headed chamfered oak frame. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 264720. First Listed on 22/05/1969. [2] The building is 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 but not labelled 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 Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. 2002.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. p22.
  • <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: #39158 ]



Grid reference Centred SS 9903 4355 (22m by 24m)
Map sheet SS94SE

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 26/4/87
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34992

Record last edited

Jan 21 2020 1:53PM


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