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The Pines, Castle Cary

Description: The Pines

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 262056

OS Grid Reference: ST6442032445
OS Grid Coordinates: 364420, 132445
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0902, -2.5094

Location: North 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

6/123 The Pines

Detached house. Late C18. Cary stone with Doulting stone dressings, but main facade in fine-jointed red brick, Flemish
bond; plain clay tile roof between stepped coped gables, behind parapet on street elevation; ashlar chimney stacks with
moulded caps. Two storeys with attics, 5-bay facade. Ashlar plinth, rusticated corner pilasters, dentilled cornice,
plain brick parapet with moulded coping: 12-pane sash windows in plain openings with gauged brick flat heads and stone
cills; to lower bay 3 a wide 6-panel door set in elliptical arch with moulded imposts and arch architrave, flanked by
Doric attached columns carrying full entablature with triglyphs, metopes, etc. and pediment hood. Some of the
extensions to the rear may be of the same period. Interior not seen. For some years in C20 the home of T.S.Donne, of
the Flax Mill family, who died in 1957. (McGarvie, Castle Cary: Avalon Industries, 1980).

Listing NGR: ST6442032445

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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