MSO12305 - K6 Telephone kiosk (Dunster 821323), Park Street, Dunster (Building)


A type K6 telephone box, designed in 1935 by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott.

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Telephone kiosk. Type K6. Designed 1935 by Sir Giles Gilbert Scott. MAde by various contractors. Cast iron. Square kiosk with domed roof. Unperforated crowns to top panels and margin glazing to windows and door. [1] English Heritage Listed Building Number: 264756. First Listed on 15/08/1989. [2] Square plan. Iron frame walls. [3] The telephone box is within Dunster's Conservation Area. [4] 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. [5] The structure is depicted on 2018 MasterMap data and labelled "TCB". [6]

Sources/Archives (6)

  • <1> Index: 15/8/1989. 2nd amendment of 25th 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 Unpublished document: Somerset County Council. Various. Somerset HER parish files - Exmoor records.
  • <4> Unpublished document: Fisher, J.. 2002. Dunster Conservation Area Character Appraisal.
  • <5> Report: Lawrence, G.. 2014. Exmoor National Park: Rapid condition survey of listed buildings 2012-13.
  • <6>XY Map: Ordnance Survey. 2018. MasterMap. [Mapped feature: #39169 ]



Grid reference SS 9888 4338 (point)
Map sheet SS94SE

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Other Statuses/References

  • 2012-3 Building At Risk Score (5A): 26/4/121
  • National Park: Exmoor National Park
  • Somerset SMR PRN: 35429

Record last edited

Jan 8 2020 1:17PM


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