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© Mr Robin Downes

IoE Number: 429310
Location: EXMOOR HOUSE, BRIDGE STREET (north side)
  DULVERTON, WEST SOMERSET, SOMERSET
Photographer: Mr Robin Downes
Date Photographed: 11 May 2003
Date listed: 04 August 1986
Date of last amendment: 04 August 1986
Grade II

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SS9127 DULVERTON CPBRIDGE STREET (North side)15/66Exmoor House-

SS9127 DULVERTON CP BRIDGE STREET (North side) 15/66 Exmoor House - - II 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".

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