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Dunster Yarn Market

High Street, Dunster, Exmoor National Park TA24 6SF, England
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Bank holiday stay in Dunster

We stayed in Dunster for three days for my son’s wedding (at Dunster tithe barn). Dunster is a... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
AWxxx
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Historical

This is a free entry English Heritage site. It has an interesting history built in the 17th... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Albywon
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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“high street” (28 reviews)
“the main street” (12 reviews)
“old building” (9 reviews)
Suggested Duration: < 1 hour
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High Street, Dunster, Exmoor National Park TA24 6SF, England
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"middle of the road"
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"wool trade"
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"unusual building"
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"english heritage"
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"stunning architecture"
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"past times"
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"covered market"
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"stands proud"
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"top end"
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stayed in Dunster for three days for my son’s wedding (at Dunster tithe barn). Dunster is a pretty little village complete with its own castle on the hill over looking the High Street. At on end of the High Street is the Yarn Market,...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago

This is a free entry English Heritage site. It has an interesting history built in the 17th century. It is timber-framed octagonal market hall is a monument to Dunster's once-flourishing cloth trade (according to the signage by EH). Well worth dropping by for a brief...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Set in the heart of this lovely village this is a stunning relic of times past. It is well maintained and forms part of the important history of this beautiful village.

Thank Carol M
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

empty now but must have been very busy a couple of hundred yrs ago,blah blah blah need to use 100 letters

Thank ron c
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The yarn market sets off the village of Dunster very well as a spectacular centrepiece in the High Street. Constructed many years ago this is a rare survivor and is well worth a visit. Once you're there you'll have seen it in 10 minutes, but...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

A very attractive old building located at the top of Dunster’s pleasant High Street, it’s certainly worth a quick look around if you’re in the area. There’s not really much to it, but it’s quite interesting nonetheless, and an information board inside gives a brief...More

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Reviewed 11 May 2018

The village of Dunster is lovely and the Yarn Market is perched proudly in the main street. It's quite an interesting building and worth stopping for a look.

Thank NUFCadl
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Reviewed 1 May 2018

Beautiful little town on the edge of Exmoor National Park with a myriad of walking trails around the town. Our visit was brief and the Yarn Market was in the center of the road thru the village. No entry fee. It's a 17th century yarn...More

Thank CBrown1992
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Reviewed 15 April 2018 via mobile

If visiting the exceptional castle do visit the High Street where the Yarn Market is a well preserved building sitting in the middle of the road between two hostelries. It will only take minutes to explore and appreciate its architecture - after which there are...More

Thank Christine B
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Reviewed 12 April 2018 via mobile

You can't miss the Yarn Market in Dunster as it's one of the first things you see as you enter the High Street. It's an interesting little building and worth stopping off to see while on a visit to the town. If only walls could...More

Thank Ruth G
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