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Knowle House, and Front Boundary Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0841 / 51°5'2"N

Longitude: -2.5193 / 2°31'9"W

OS Eastings: 363724

OS Northings: 131772

OS Grid: ST637317

Mapcode National: GBR MT.CZHD

Mapcode Global: FRA 56M8.0CL

Entry Name: Knowle House, and Front Boundary Railings

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056221

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262033

Location: Castle Cary, South Somerset, Somerset, BA7

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Castle Cary

Built-Up Area: Castle Cary

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

7/100 Knowle House, and front boundary

Semi-detached house. Early C19. Small Cary stone rubble, uncoursed, with large stones to quoins; Welsh slate roof with
plain gables; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys, 2 bays. Sash windows of 16 panes under timber lintols, the lower
windows larger; to lower bay 1 a 6-panel door, top panels glazed, in plain ashlar surround with flat timber hood on
brackets. Interior not seen. Three metres from house simple spiked railings on low plinth wall with cast-iron gate
having Greek key motif to middle rail, and diamond patterned standards: railings return direct to house on north side,
but to south is a curved wall back to house about one metre high; all contributing to setting of house and to
streetscape. Basically of same build as Maxdene (qv), attached to north.

Listing NGR: ST6372431772

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