DORFORD HOUSE THE ALMONERY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1307436
Date first listed:
29-Mar-1963
Date of most recent amendment:
09-Jan-1987
Statutory Address:
DORFORD HOUSE
Statutory Address:
THE ALMONERY

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THE ALMONERY
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Location

Statutory Address:
DORFORD HOUSE
Statutory Address:
THE ALMONERY

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

County:
Somerset
District:
Sedgemoor (District Authority)
Parish:
Goathurst
National Grid Reference:
ST 25613 34313

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

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
269296
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: 11 Jun 2002
Reference: IOE01/06432/01
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Mick Humphreys. Source Historic England Archive
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