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The Drive Gate, Front Railings and Boundary Wall to the Pines

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0902 / 51°5'24"N

Longitude: -2.5098 / 2°30'35"W

OS Eastings: 364391

OS Northings: 132440

OS Grid: ST643324

Mapcode National: GBR MV.CMXN

Mapcode Global: FRA 56M7.Q1C

Entry Name: The Drive Gate, Front Railings and Boundary Wall to the Pines

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177901

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262057

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
6/124 The drive gate, front railings
and boundary wall to The Pines
24.3.61
GV II

Gateway, flanking walls and boundary railings. C18. Doulting and Cary stone with some brickwork. Gateway to north-east
corner house: tall boarded gates with sweeps at corners, between ashlar piers about 4 metres high, having square
moulded plinth, rusticated shafts, cornice moulding caps, steps and urn finials with pineapples; linked to The Pines
(qv) by tall rubble wall with plain coping, and having a plain boarded door in plain opening. Across front of house,
about 2 metres away, red brick wall in Flemish bond with sweep-stepped stone coping, with curved returns to corners of
house, ending with C19 cast iron gates. To right of house, brick wall set over stone wall, with serpentine link to
another ashlar pier to match gatepiers, but with fluted frieze under cap; the whole adding not only to the setting of
the Pines (qv) but to the streetscape in general.


Listing NGR: ST6439132440

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