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DORFORD HOUSE THE ALMONERY

List Entry Summary

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

Name: DORFORD HOUSE THE ALMONERY

List entry Number: 1307436

Location

DORFORD HOUSE
THE ALMONERY

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

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Goathurst

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 29-Mar-1963

Date of most recent amendment: 09-Jan-1987

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 269296

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST23SE GOATHURST CP GOATHURST VILLAGE

7/36 Dorford House and the Almonry (formerly listed as The Almonery and Dortford House) 29.3.63

GV II

Almshouses, now 2 houses. Oblong freestone panel over central door opening with incised lettering:- 'This house was built by Sir Charles Kemys - Tynte Bart., and given to the Poor for ever, 1780.' Random rubble frontage, brick return tile roof, 3 brick ridge stacks. Gothick. Two storeys, 7 bays, obtuse-pointed 2-light stone-mullioned windows to ground floor, Y-tracery; similar windows to first floor except with 4- centred arch heads; leaded lights. Ogee-headed central door opening in a dressed stone surround, half-glazed door. Further door opening inserted to second bay from left, half-glazed door.

Listing NGR: ST2561334313

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National Grid Reference: ST 25613 34313

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