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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: MONKS' REREDORTER, MUCHELNEY ABBEY

List entry Number: 1056573

Location

MONKS' REREDORTER, MUCHELNEY ABBEY

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSouth SomersetDistrict AuthorityMuchelney

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 17-Apr-1959

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 263284

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History

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Details

MUCHELNEY CP ST42SW 8/222 - Monks' Reredorter, Muchelney Abbey 17.4.59 GV II*

Reredorter to Benedictine Abbey, now barn. C13 possibly. Local lias stone, Ham stone quoins; half hipped thatched roof. Raised single storey. Entrance in north elevation, up C20 flight stone steps and through modern door, set under timber weatherboarded half gable; in south gable pointed arched chamfered doorway below and single lancet above; on west wall low arcade of five pointed arches, section of upper wall rebuilt; C20 lean-to against east wall, which has barn-type ventilation slits. Modern roof frame. In guardianship of Historic Buildings and Monuments Commission for England. Scheduled Ancient Monument (Somerset County No. 272).

Listing NGR: ST4287224820

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National Grid Reference: ST 42873 24820

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