MSO12131 - Westlight, 15 West Street, Dunster (Building)

Summary

A two storey building with an early 19th Century frontage. It has colourwashed render and a slate roof.

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Early 19th century frontage. Colourwashed rendering, slate roof, bracketed eaves, brick end stacks, two hipped casement dormers. Two storeys plus attic. Three windows, sashes in reveals with glazing bars, flat heads with stepped voussoirs. Central semi-circular head door opening, imposts, plain arched fanlight, panelled door. Later 1 fascia to ground floor right hand. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 264726. First Listed on 22/05/1969. [2] The building is situated within Dunster's Conservation Area. The 2002 Character Appraisal states it is "early 19th century with typical features of the period including colour-washed rendering, panelled central door with semi-circular fanlight, and sash windows with narrow glazing bars."[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 Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. 2002.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: #39166 ]

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Location

Grid reference Centred SS 9899 4350 (11m by 13m)
Map sheet SS94SE
Civil Parish DUNSTER, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (6): 26/4/93
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 34998

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May 4 2020 11:22PM

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