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Latitude: 51.0407 / 51°2'26"N
Longitude: -3.553 / 3°33'10"W
OS Eastings: 291216
OS Northings: 127959
OS Grid: SS912279
Mapcode National: GBR LF.GMQS
Mapcode Global: FRA 36FC.KMC
Entry Name: Exmoor House
Listing Date: 4 August 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1263901
English Heritage Legacy ID: 429310
Location: Dulverton, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA22
District: West Somerset
Civil Parish: Dulverton
Built-Up Area: Dulverton
Traditional County: Somerset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset
SS9127 DULVERTON CP BRIDGE STREET (North side)
15/66 Exmoor House
Union work house, now council offices. 1855, converted early C20. Random rubble local stone, dressed voussoirs and
jambs, slate roofs, overhanging eaves, stone stacks gable ends. T-plan facing south, central block with flanking wings
and long range at rear. To storeys, single storey wings, 3:7:3 bays, central 3 bays break forward slightly with open
pediment, first floor 9-pane sash windows, ground floor 12-pane to central entrance, panelled door, square headed
entrance end bay left blocked. Wooden lantern centre above pediment, shallow pyramid roof, arched louvred openings on
each face. Nine bay rear wing with plastic sashes. The history of the Dulverton workhouse is told in Jack Hurley's
"Rattle His Bones".
Listing NGR: SS9121627959
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