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Summerhouse, in Grounds of Castle to the West of the Castle, Dunster

Description: Summerhouse, in Grounds of Castle to the West of the Castle

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 August 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 264652

OS Grid Reference: SS9914843465
OS Grid Coordinates: 299148, 143465
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1815, -3.4443

Location: 7 Castle Hill, Dunster, Somerset TA24 6SQ

Locality: Dunster
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA24 6SQ

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Listing Text


Summerhouse, in grounds of Castle
to the west of the Castle
SS 9843-9943 4/21


Built circa 1727 on the summit of the tor when the site of the keep was levelled and
made a bowling green. Small octagonal brick building with 15th century timber
mullion window. The summerhouse is located within the Scheduled Ancient Monument -
Motte and Bailey at Dunster Castle (Somerset County No 469).

Listing NGR: SS9914743462

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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