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Train Shed

A Grade II Listed Building in Dunster, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.193 / 51°11'34"N

Longitude: -3.4379 / 3°26'16"W

OS Eastings: 299619

OS Northings: 144730

OS Grid: SS996447

Mapcode National: GBR LL.50VY

Mapcode Global: VH6GM.C8DT

Entry Name: Train Shed

Listing Date: 7 October 1981

Last Amended: 1 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1250444

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264754

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


3/122 Train Shed
(formerly listed as Goods Shed
and garden walls to north-east
of railway line in Carhampton


Train shed. Circa 1874. Squared, uncoursed red sandstone, Bath stone dressings, quoins,
slate roof, overhanging eaves, sprockets, brick stack left gable end. Plan: Parallel
with track sliding double doors on all sides except tract elevation which is 3 semi-
circular headed openings with voussoirs and rusticated jambs, left return sliding doors
below metal joist , single storey gabled office block to left with triple round arched
window. Gable end at rear weatherboarded. The West Somerset Railway line was extended
from Watchet to Minehead in 1874.

Listing NGR: SS9961944730

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

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