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The Dolphin Inn, Ilchester

Description: The Dolphin Inn

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 April 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 263439

OS Grid Reference: ST5215722664
OS Grid Coordinates: 352157, 122664
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0014, -2.6832

Location: High Street, Ilchester, Somerset BA22 8NQ

Locality: Ilchester
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 8NQ

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Listing Text

The Dolphin Inn, High Street


The Dolphin Inn, High Street



10/57 The Dolphin Inn



Inn. C18, extended C19. Local lias stone cut and squared, flat stone dressings, extension rendered and colourwashed;
Welsh slate roofs with plain gables; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3 bays + 3 bays. Main block has plinth, string
and eaves courses, rusticated quoins; sash windows in keystoned architraves, of 16 panes to bay 1 and upper bay 3;
lower bay 3 has 12 panes, as has upper bay 2, but this last is set in a segmental keystoned arch; to lower bay 2 a
6-panel door in architrave with segmental pediment on console brackets, and across the upper centre window a hanging
sign on elaborate wrot-iron bracket. Extension has plinth, sash windows in plain openings, 16-panes above and 12 panes
below, with two windows to each outer lower bay, with plain central doorway. Interior not seen. The Inn was open by
1859 (VCH, Vol III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST5215722664

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Source: English Heritage

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