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The Old Vicarage

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0865 / 51°5'11"N

Longitude: -2.518 / 2°31'4"W

OS Eastings: 363812

OS Northings: 132041

OS Grid: ST638320

Mapcode National: GBR MT.CZV4

Mapcode Global: FRA 56M7.SZG

Entry Name: The Old Vicarage

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056245

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261990

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

5/57 The Old Vicarage

Vicarage, now private house. 1846, possibly by Benjamin Ferrey. Cary stone near-ashlar with Doulting stone dressings;
Welsh slate roofs between coped gables; stone chimney stacks with ashlar tops set diagonally. Two storeys with attic;
5-bay north elevation, of which bays 3 and 5 are slightly projecting gables, bays 4 and 5 being set back from
remainder. Hollow-chamfered mullioned windows, mostly 2-light with transomes, without labels; that to upper bay 2 set
in small gable; to bay 3 a 2-storey 1+3+1 light angled bay winder with stepped stone roof, under rectangular gable
window; bay 1 is blank but has a projecting chimney stack with a panel featuring a coat of arms; to lower bay 2 a
projecting gabled porch with cambered arched doorway having square label and incised spandrils, framing part-glazed
double doors, with small rectangular light over, and at apex of gable a panel with shield bearing the diocesan arms. On
the east elevation end gable a single-storey angled bay window with flat roof behind pierced stone parapet, remaining
details to match north elevation. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST6381232041

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