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Offices to Ansford Factory, Castle Cary

Description: Offices to Ansford Factory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 262053

OS Grid Reference: ST6434132480
OS Grid Coordinates: 364341, 132480
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0905, -2.5105

Location: Upper High Street, Castle Cary, Somerset BA7 7AR

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

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Listing Text

6/120 Offices to Ansford Factory

Original offices to mill. Probably 1851. Hadspen stone cut and squared; Welsh slate roof between coped gables. Two
storeys; 5 bays plus later linking bay to mill building proper. Sash windows of 16 panes in plain openings with
voussoirs and keystones to flat arches set proud, no window lower bay 3: Entrance door of C20 lower bay 1. Link
extension to match, but sash windows are 4-pane. Interiors somewhat modified. Part of the original horsehair and
general weaving establishment of John Boyd, relocated from South Cary (Chapel Yard House, qv) to the grounds of
Ochiltree House (qv) in 1851. (McGarvie M, Castle Cary: Avalon Industries, 1980).

Listing NGR: ST6434132480

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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