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Lush, the Butchers, and Attached House, Castle Cary

Description: Lush, the Butchers, and Attached House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 262006

OS Grid Reference: ST6413232423
OS Grid Coordinates: 364132, 132423
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0900, -2.5135

Location: 1 High Street, Castle Cary, Somerset BA7 7AW

Locality: Castle Cary
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA7 7AW

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Listing Text

6/73 Lush, the butchers, and attached
House and shop. Probably early C19. Cary stone near-ashlar; plain clay tile roof with coped gable to west, abutment to
east; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys with attics, 3 bays. To bay 1 a 2-storey angled bay window of 2+6+2-pane
sashes, under lead flat roof; to bay 2 a 12-pane sash window above, and similar windows, paired, to both levels bay 3,
all set in voussoired flat-arched openings; to lower bay 2 a glazed door set in an architrave with pediment hood on
console brackets; late C20 hipped dormer windows to each bay. Interior not seen, One metre in front of building
cast-iron railings consisting of three horizontal rods carried by cast posts at about one metre centres, with gap to
doorway and return at east end, adding to setting of building and forming important streetscape element.

Listing NGR: ST6413232423

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Source: English Heritage

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