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© Dr Ed Lorch

IoE Number: 263519
Location: PRIVY ABOUT 35 METRES SOUTH OF THE MANOR HOUSE, MAIN STREET (west side)
  CHILTHORNE DOMER, SOUTH SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Dr Ed Lorch
Date Photographed: 09 February 2001
Date listed: 27 October 1987
Date of last amendment: 27 October 1987
Grade II*

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ST51NWCHILTHORNE DOMER CPMAIN STREET (West side)3/64Privy, about 35 m south of theManor House-GVII*

ST51NW CHILTHORNE DOMER CP MAIN STREET (West side) 3/64 Privy, about 35 m south of the Manor House - GV II* Six-seater privy. Mid C18. Ham roughly cut and squared, ashlar dressings; pyramidal stone slate roof with ball finial. Single storey, square on plan: north elevation of 3 bays. Central doorway with simple beaded architrave and 4 fielded panel door, flanked by 2 small single light windows with similar beaded architraves, rectangular leaded panes. Other sides plain. Inside, a low plastered ceiling with exposed laths in vent panels, elm boarded floor; bench seats around 3 sides, with 2 toilet holes for adults at rear, and to sides holes for one adult and one child; the adults' holes have hinged lids, the childrens' wooden stoppers; above the seats fragments of C17 and C18 panelling, some fielded, probably not part of original building: drop under floor into now dry stream about 2.5 metres. Building in regular use until 1939.

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