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Wesleyan Methodist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0899 / 51°5'23"N

Longitude: -2.5106 / 2°30'38"W

OS Eastings: 364335

OS Northings: 132410

OS Grid: ST643324

Mapcode National: GBR MV.CMR8

Mapcode Global: FRA 56M7.PQB

Entry Name: Wesleyan Methodist Church

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177898

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262055

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 (South side)
ST6432
6/122 Wesleyan Methodist Church
24.3.61
GV II
Methodist Church. c1840. Cary stone rubble, Doulting ashlar facade; Welsh slate roof, hipped at south end, gabled to
north, with prominent metal ridge ventilator. Two-storey elevations, 3x3 bays. Plinth, band courses and swept gable,
with octagonal corner piers having bell-shaped tops; centre bay projects slightly. Semi-circular arched leaded windows
in plain openings; large panelled door in plain semi-circular arch with Gothic style traceried fanlight; on gable a
bell-shaped plaque with "Wesleyan" on bottom band. Two tiers matching windows to sides. Interior not seen. Occupies
dominant position in High Street, and therefore important streetscape element.


Listing NGR: ST6433532410

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