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Description: Milking Parlour 10 Metres South West of Lower Cockhill Farmhouse
Date Listed: 25 September 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 261992
OS Grid Reference: ST6251231160
OS Grid Coordinates: 362512, 131160
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0785, -2.5365
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CASTLE CARY CP
7/59 Milking Parlour 10 metres
south-west of Lower Cockhill
Milking parlour. Circa 1400. Cary stone roughly cut and squared; corrugated iron roof. Single storey, with inserted
floor at north end; 4 bays. On road front 2 blocked windows openings and a blocked doorway, the latter having heavy
frame with part-shouldered posts for large - presumably a pair - doors; south end of rendered block construction with
timber weatherboard cladding to gable. Inside, smooth-curved open cruck trusses; saddle apex with square set ridge,
tenoned cambered collars, trenched purlins, empty mortices suggesting former windbraces.
Listing NGR: ST6251231160
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Source: English Heritage
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