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Tuckers and Carysports, and House over

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0901 / 51°5'24"N

Longitude: -2.5133 / 2°30'47"W

OS Eastings: 364145

OS Northings: 132434

OS Grid: ST641324

Mapcode National: GBR MV.CM17

Mapcode Global: FRA 56M7.NP4

Entry Name: Tuckers and Carysports, and House over

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366362

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262007

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 HIGH STREET (North side)
ST6432
6/74 Tuckers and Carysports, and house
over
GV II

Large house with 2 shops. C18, Cary stone cut and squared with painted ashlar dressings;
Welsh slate roof between stepped coped gables; brick end chimney stacks. Three storeys,
6 bays. Lias stone plinth, plain side pilasters; upper floors have 4-pane sash windows
set in architraves; ground floor has early C20 projecting flat-roofed shopfront with
recessed central doors, spanning bays 1 and 2; and late C19 ashlar stone shop front over
bays 4, 5 and 6, having rusticated stone stall risers, with segmental-arched basement
vents having cast iron grilles, cill-mould, 2-light semi-circular arched shop windows
flanked by pilasters with base and impost moulds and cornice; matching shop doorway in
centre, up 3 steps; to lower bay 3 a C20 6-panel door, up 4 steps, in very tall surround
of Tuscan attached columns on plinths carving full entablature with triglyphs and metopes,
and dentilled pediment. Interiors not seen.


Listing NGR: ST6414532434

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