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Delaware House, and Gateway to East

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0892 / 51°5'20"N

Longitude: -2.5153 / 2°30'54"W

OS Eastings: 364008

OS Northings: 132332

OS Grid: ST640323

Mapcode National: GBR MV.CLL1

Mapcode Global: FRA 56M7.MX4

Entry Name: Delaware House, and Gateway to East

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056230

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262060

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

6/127 Delaware House, and gateway to

House, now veterinary surgery. C17, modified. Cary stone roughly squared and coursed on lias stone plinth, painted
stone dressings; double Roman clay tile roof with plain gables; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3 bays. Ovolo-mould
mullioned windows bays 2 and 3, of 3-lights above and 4-light below, the lower having labels, unleaded but with some
iron-framed opening lights; upper bay 1 has small horizontal-bar casement: to lower bay 1 a cambered arched doorway,
up 5 steps having wrot iron handrails, set under label, with incised spandrils. Interior not seen. On south-east corner
gateway with tall square ashlar piers, semi- circular arched panelled faces, moulded bell-hipped tops.

Listing NGR: ST6401232327

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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