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Manor Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0875 / 51°5'14"N

Longitude: -2.5143 / 2°30'51"W

OS Eastings: 364075

OS Northings: 132141

OS Grid: ST640321

Mapcode National: GBR MV.CSXD

Mapcode Global: FRA 56M7.VP1

Entry Name: Manor Farm House

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056256

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262024

Location: Castle Cary, South Somerset, Somerset, BA7

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Castle Cary

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

CASTLE CARY CP PARK STREET (South side, off)
ST6432
6/90 Manor Farm House
GV II

Farmhouse. C19 mostly, but incorporating parts of late C16/early C17 manor house. Cary stone roughly coursed, Doulting
stone dressings; hipped plain clay tile roof with stone slate base courses; brick chimney stacks. Double roof plan; two
storeys with attics; 3-bay south elevation. Lias stone plinth: 3-light hollow-chamfered mullioned and transomed windows
with iron-framed opening lights and internal vertical iron bars, not leaded; no window lower bay 2, but straight joints
suggest there was formerly one; single storey angled bay window of 1+3+1 lights to lower bay 3, with openwork parapet
to flat roof. Entrance in projection on north side; the north half apparently all C19, with plain chamfer-mullioned
windows with sash inserts; plain boarded entrance door in beaded surround. Interior almost totally C19. Charles II
believed to have stayed here in 1651 (McGarvie M, Castle Cary: Avalon Industries, 1980).


Listing NGR: ST6407532141

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