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Foxcombe Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0668 / 51°4'0"N

Longitude: -2.5229 / 2°31'22"W

OS Eastings: 363455

OS Northings: 129851

OS Grid: ST634298

Mapcode National: GBR MT.F4M2

Mapcode Global: FRA 56L9.JXY

Entry Name: Foxcombe Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366361

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262003

Location: Castle Cary, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Castle Cary

Built-Up Area: Galhampton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

CASTLE CARY CP HIGH ROAD (West side)
ST62NW
GALHAMPTON
3/70 Foxcombe Farmhouse
24.3.61
GV II

Detached farmhouse, C17. Cary stone cut and squared, Doulting stone dressings; Welsh
slate roof with overhung gables; brick end and intermediate chimney stacks. Two storeys
with attic; 4 bays, of which bay 1 is of a different, but still early build. Plain
pilasters to each end of main portion; ovolo-mould mullioned windows with labels,
having rectangular leaded panes and iron-framed opening lights, all 3-light except
lower bays 2 and 4, which are 4-light: to lower bay 3 a 6-panelled door with glazed
toplights set into open stone porch with slim Doric columns and pilasters, simple
entablature and pitched coped gable: single-storey lean-to against south gable, and
another against north, behind a raked parapet: high in north gable a blocked attic
window. Interior not seen. (VA6 Reports, SRO Unpublished, 1976 and 1980).


Listing NGR: ST6345529851

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