CONYGAR TOWER

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1057596
Date first listed:
22-May-1969
Statutory Address:
CONYGAR TOWER

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Location

Statutory Address:
CONYGAR TOWER

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Somerset
District:
West Somerset (District Authority)
Parish:
Dunster
National Park:
EXMOOR
National Grid Reference:
SS 99179 44101

Details

1. 5366 DUNSTER Conygar Tower

SS 9844-9944 3/115 22.5.69

II

2. Erected in 1775. Folly. Embattled circular random rubble red sandstone shell. Three storeys, four pointed-arched openings to each floor with two-stage buttresses between. Prominently sited on summit of wooded hill. Important landscape feature overlooking village.

Listing NGR: SS9917944101

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
264747
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 05 Oct 2004
Reference: IOE01/13475/08
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