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Privy About 35 Metres South of the Manor House, Chilthorne Domer

Description: Privy About 35 Metres South of the Manor House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 27 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 263519

OS Grid Reference: ST5239518921
OS Grid Coordinates: 352395, 118921
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9677, -2.6793

Location: Main Street, Chilthorne Domer, Somerset BA22 8RD

Locality: Chilthorne Domer
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA22 8RD

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Listing Text

3/64 Privy, about 35 m south of the
Manor House
Six-seater privy. Mid C18. Ham roughly cut and squared, ashlar dressings; pyramidal stone slate roof with ball finial.
Single storey, square on plan: north elevation of 3 bays. Central doorway with simple beaded architrave and 4 fielded
panel door, flanked by 2 small single light windows with similar beaded architraves, rectangular leaded panes. Other
sides plain. Inside, a low plastered ceiling with exposed laths in vent panels, elm boarded floor; bench seats around 3
sides, with 2 toilet holes for adults at rear, and to sides holes for one adult and one child; the adults' holes have
hinged lids, the childrens' wooden stoppers; above the seats fragments of C17 and C18 panelling, some fielded, probably
not part of original building: drop under floor into now dry stream about 2.5 metres. Building in regular use until

Listing NGR: ST5239518921

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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