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The Old Fire Engine House, Castle Cary

Description: The Old Fire Engine House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 262022

OS Grid Reference: ST6402632173
OS Grid Coordinates: 364026, 132173
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0877, -2.5150

Location: B3152, Castle Cary, Somerset BA7 7EQ

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

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Listing Text

6/89 The Old Fire Engine House


Former fire engine house. Probably mid-C19. Cary stone roughly cut and squared, grey lias stone quoins, Doulting stone
dressings; steep-pitched Welsh slate roof between coped gables with kneeler stones. Single-storey. Plain building
constructed against a boundary wall to Manor Farmhouse (qv); on west side of pair of diagonal-boarded doors set in
elliptical archway, brick with keystone and plain stone imposts on which are incised the words "Engine" and "House";
above, in gable, a small plaque with a coat of arms. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST6402632173

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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