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South Cottage, Castle Cary

Description: South Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 262036

OS Grid Reference: ST6370031900
OS Grid Coordinates: 363700, 131900
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0853, -2.5196

Location: S Cary Lane, Castle Cary, Somerset BA7 7EN

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

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Listing Text

7/103 South Cottage

Detached house. C17, C18 and early C20. Cary stone cut and squared with Doulting stone dressings; hipped Welsh slate
roofs; brick chimney stack. 'L'-plan; 2 storeys, 3-bay road elevation. Ovolo-mould mullioned windows with labels, of
3-lights except to lower outer bays which are 4-light; continuous string over lower level windows; between bays 1 and 2
a 6- fielded-panel door set in triple-keystoned architrave, bearing a Sun Insurance plate, under a moulded flat stone
hood on brackets. The south end of the house is double-chamfered, with C20 16 and 20-pane sash windows to all three
faces under voussoired and keystoned flat arches. Return wings have sash windows, in architraves on north side - the
centre block is C18, the taller end block, which has a hipped plain clay tile roof, is early C20: on the south side of
return wing is the main entrance, protected by a late 20 conservatory. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST6370031900

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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