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Summerhouse, in Grounds of Castle to the West of the Castle

A Grade II Listed Building in Dunster, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1815 / 51°10'53"N

Longitude: -3.4443 / 3°26'39"W

OS Eastings: 299148

OS Northings: 143466

OS Grid: SS991434

Mapcode National: GBR LK.5Z47

Mapcode Global: VH6GM.8K0M

Entry Name: Summerhouse, in Grounds of Castle to the West of the Castle

Listing Date: 4 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173277

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264652

Location: Dunster, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Dunster

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

1.
5366 DUNSTER CASTLE HILL


Summerhouse, in grounds of Castle
to the west of the Castle
SS 9843-9943 4/21

II


2.
Built circa 1727 on the summit of the tor when the site of the keep was levelled and
made a bowling green. Small octagonal brick building with 15th century timber
mullion window. The summerhouse is located within the Scheduled Ancient Monument -
Motte and Bailey at Dunster Castle (Somerset County No 469).

Listing NGR: SS9914743462

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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