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Privy About 35 Metres South of the Manor House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chilthorne Domer, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9677 / 50°58'3"N

Longitude: -2.6793 / 2°40'45"W

OS Eastings: 352395

OS Northings: 118921

OS Grid: ST523189

Mapcode National: GBR MM.M70S

Mapcode Global: FRA 568K.B08

Entry Name: Privy About 35 Metres South of the Manor House

Listing Date: 27 October 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057248

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263519

Location: Chilthorne Domer, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Chilthorne Domer

Built-Up Area: Chilthorne Domer

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

3/64 Privy, about 35 m south of the
Manor House
Six-seater privy. Mid C18. Ham roughly cut and squared, ashlar dressings; pyramidal stone slate roof with ball finial.
Single storey, square on plan: north elevation of 3 bays. Central doorway with simple beaded architrave and 4 fielded
panel door, flanked by 2 small single light windows with similar beaded architraves, rectangular leaded panes. Other
sides plain. Inside, a low plastered ceiling with exposed laths in vent panels, elm boarded floor; bench seats around 3
sides, with 2 toilet holes for adults at rear, and to sides holes for one adult and one child; the adults' holes have
hinged lids, the childrens' wooden stoppers; above the seats fragments of C17 and C18 panelling, some fielded, probably
not part of original building: drop under floor into now dry stream about 2.5 metres. Building in regular use until

Listing NGR: ST5239518921

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