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Offices to Ansford Factory

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0905 / 51°5'25"N

Longitude: -2.5105 / 2°30'37"W

OS Eastings: 364341

OS Northings: 132480

OS Grid: ST643324

Mapcode National: GBR MV.CMR1

Mapcode Global: FRA 56M7.PR5

Entry Name: Offices to Ansford Factory

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177857

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262053

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

CASTLE CARY CP UPPER HIGH STREET (North side)
ST6432
6/120 Offices to Ansford Factory
GV II

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

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