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Dimmer Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0855 / 51°5'7"N

Longitude: -2.5376 / 2°32'15"W

OS Eastings: 362443

OS Northings: 131930

OS Grid: ST624319

Mapcode National: GBR MT.CT20

Mapcode Global: FRA 56K7.Z3V

Entry Name: Dimmer Farmhouse

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366397

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261994

Location: Castle Cary, South Somerset, Somerset, BA7

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Castle Cary

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

CASTLE CARY CP
ST6231
DIMMER
7/61 Dimmer Farmhouse
GV II
Farmhouse. Dated 1726 and 1767. Cary stone rubble; Welsh slate roof to main wing, double
Roman clay tiles to return, both between coped gables; brick chimney stacks. 'L'-plan;
2 storeys, north-west elevation of 3 bays, of which bay 3 is the forward projecting
wing. Casement windows of several patterns, of which the upper bay 1 is a C18 leaded
casement; small porch to lower bay 2, rendered, with slate lean-to roof and late C20
door: return wing of 5 bays, including a straight joint, has 3 blocked doorways; upper
bay 3 has another C18 leaded casement; 1726 datestone in gable. South-east elevation
of 4 bays, with C20 casement windows, but old boarded door with ashlar surround and
small flat moulded hood, with datestone over M/EH/1767. Through passage plan - until
recent years public footpath ran through house - old oven etc., boarded up in north
gable wall; one chamfered crossbeam with step and runout.


Listing NGR: ST6244331930

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