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Dry Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Misterton, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.8716 / 50°52'17"N

Longitude: -2.7708 / 2°46'14"W

OS Eastings: 345860

OS Northings: 108288

OS Grid: ST458082

Mapcode National: GBR MH.TFTB

Mapcode Global: FRA 562S.Y2M

Entry Name: Dry Close

Listing Date: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1175828

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262422

Location: Misterton, South Somerset, Somerset, TA18

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Misterton

Built-Up Area: Crewkerne

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Misterton

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text


6/172 Dry Close


Detached house.C16, reshaped in 1721. Ham stone roughly cut and squared; Welsh slate roof between high coped gables
suggesting former thatch; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys, 5 bays, sout-east elevation at right angles to road.
Hollow-chamfer mullioned windows in almost square recesses, to ground floor 4 light between bays 1/2, 2-light bay 3 and
3-light between bays 4/5. To first floor all 2-light. To left of bay 3 a 4-fielded-panel door in heavy frame under
timber lintel, with 1721 datestone over. Later C19 extension to rear. Interior not seen, but reported is 2-room plan
with entrance hall having stud-and-panel screens, and some deeply chamfered ceiling beams: the stairs relocated and the
roof reconstructed in the Cl9. VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1978).

Listing NGR: ST4586008288

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