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Dulverton Laundry

A Grade II Listed Building in Dulverton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0389 / 51°2'20"N

Longitude: -3.5521 / 3°33'7"W

OS Eastings: 291280

OS Northings: 127765

OS Grid: SS912277

Mapcode National: GBR LF.GV83

Mapcode Global: FRA 36GC.L0D

Plus Code: 9C3R2CQX+H5

Entry Name: Dulverton Laundry

Listing Date: 4 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247917

English Heritage Legacy ID: 429315

Location: Dulverton, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA22

County: Somerset

District: Somerset West and Taunton

Civil Parish: Dulverton

Built-Up Area: Dulverton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 01/11/2012


SS9127
15/71


DULVERTON CP
CHAPEL STREET (West side)
Dulverton Laundry


(Formerly listed under Chapel Lane (West Side))


GV
II


Crepe factory, now laundry, Late C18-early C19, partly refenestrated mid-late C20. Random rubble local stone, wooden
panels between windows, shallow pitched hipped slate roof. Plan: rectangular block originally identical north south
sides. Stairs east end. Three storeys, 5-bays, full height rubble piers, rubble plinth and cornice divided by many
paned leaded wooden casements second floor, 6-light end bay, two 4-light, one 3-light and 5-light wooden panels below,
first floor mostly replaced with C20 plate glass, ground floor north face masked by additions, south face some
casements still remaining, end bay right panelled over with square headed entrance, recessed 8-panel door with inserted
light, lit upper 2 storeys on returns. Commended by Pevsner as a good example of an early industrial building.
(Pevsner, Buildings of England, South and West Somerset, 1958).


Listing NGR: SS9128027765

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