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15 and 17, Marsh Street, Dunster

Description: 15 and 17, Marsh Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 June 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 264698

OS Grid Reference: SS9935744369
OS Grid Coordinates: 299357, 144369
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1897, -3.4415

Location: Marsh Street, Dunster, Somerset TA24 6PN

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

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Listing Text


Nos 15 and 17
SS 9844-9944 3/66 27.6.83


16th century with later alterations. Render on rubble sandstone and cob. Thatched
roof, gables, tall square brick chimney to front, similar stack at rear in brick and
stone. Two storeys. Four wooden mullioned casement windows breaking eaves line,
later windows in earlier frames. Square-headed door opening with plain door, double
wooden doors to left. Later lean-to extensions to both gables. No 17 pantile roof,
wooden casement window, plain door. No 15 corrugated metal roof. Interior retains
a good example of a three-roomed house with cross passage in the traditional West
Somerset arrangement. The existence of two contemporary 16th century lateral fire-
places is unusual. Plain chamfered ceiling beams and cruck frame roof trusses.

Listing NGR: SS9935744369

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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