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The Dolphin Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilchester, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0014 / 51°0'4"N

Longitude: -2.6832 / 2°40'59"W

OS Eastings: 352157

OS Northings: 122664

OS Grid: ST521226

Mapcode National: GBR MM.K615

Mapcode Global: FRA 568G.NHG

Entry Name: The Dolphin Inn

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057298

English Heritage Legacy ID: 263439

Location: Ilchester, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Ilchester

Built-Up Area: Ilchester

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

The Dolphin Inn, High Street


The Dolphin Inn, High Street



10/57 The Dolphin Inn



Inn. C18, extended C19. Local lias stone cut and squared, flat stone dressings, extension rendered and colourwashed;
Welsh slate roofs with plain gables; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3 bays + 3 bays. Main block has plinth, string
and eaves courses, rusticated quoins; sash windows in keystoned architraves, of 16 panes to bay 1 and upper bay 3;
lower bay 3 has 12 panes, as has upper bay 2, but this last is set in a segmental keystoned arch; to lower bay 2 a
6-panel door in architrave with segmental pediment on console brackets, and across the upper centre window a hanging
sign on elaborate wrot-iron bracket. Extension has plinth, sash windows in plain openings, 16-panes above and 12 panes
below, with two windows to each outer lower bay, with plain central doorway. Interior not seen. The Inn was open by
1859 (VCH, Vol III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST5215722664

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