Wood Tenament / Woodliving

30 Apr 2003
Wood Tenament, Jury Road, Dulverton, West Somerset, Somerset
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Woodliving, Jury Road, Dulverton, West Somerset, Somerset
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


15/79 Wood Tenament (formerly listed as Woodliving) 6.4.59


Farmhouse now dwelling. C16, extended C17 and early C19. Rendered over rubble, thatched roof, 2 lateral stacks with slate offsets on north front and another tall stone stack with wall to left built out, external stack east gable end.

Plan complex, site slopes away to south, wide through corridor plank and muntin screen right, hall beyond with annexe or butlery at west end, winder stair; to left rooms with stair built out beside stack adjoining entrance. North front: 2-storey bays, irregular fenestration, stair turret projecting penultimate bay right, late Cl9 fenestration with C17 2-light svolo moulded casement end bay right, ovolo-moulded Tudor arched head doorframe with studded plank door centre right. Garden elevation: 7 bays, mostly C20 fenestration, wall may have extended further west. Interior: said to contain 4 pairs of jointed cruck trusses, plank and muntin screen right of cobbled through passage with exposed joists, hall altered C19, axial beam at screens end and lateral chamfered beam with step and runout stops to framed partition with 2 peaked door frames opening into storeroom that possibly extended further west. Grate blocked in hall, winder stair to upper room, round headed doorframe, timber framed partitions with late CI6-early C17 painted panels, C16 grate. The evolution of the house not clear without a more detailed inspection. (Photograph in NMR; VAG Report unpublished SRO, April 1973).

Listing NGR: SS9164027908


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0618 IOE Records taken by Robin Downes; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Robin Downes. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Downes, Robin

Rights Holder: Downes, Robin


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