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The Britannia House, Castle Cary

Description: The Britannia House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 262049

OS Grid Reference: ST6399632218
OS Grid Coordinates: 363996, 132218
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0881, -2.5154

Location: B3152, Castle Cary, Somerset BA7 7BD

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

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Listing Text

5/116 The Britannia Inn

Inn, Late C18/early C19. Brick, Flemish bond, colourwashed; double Roman clay tile roof between coped gables; brick end
and intermediate chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3 bays. Bays 1 and 2 have flat-roofed angled 2-storey bay windows with
plain sashes; bay 3 has 4-pane sash windows; between each bay a 6-flush-panelled door in beaded architrave with
pedimented hoods on console brackets. Interior not seen. Appears in an engraving of 1860, as the Britannia Inn; the
bays then had small-pane sashes. (McGarvie M, Castle Cary: Avalon Industries, 1980).

Listing NGR: ST6399632218

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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