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Milking Parlour 10 Metres South West of Lower Cockhill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0785 / 51°4'42"N

Longitude: -2.5365 / 2°32'11"W

OS Eastings: 362512

OS Northings: 131160

OS Grid: ST625311

Mapcode National: GBR MT.D769

Mapcode Global: FRA 56K8.KMJ

Entry Name: Milking Parlour 10 Metres South West of Lower Cockhill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 25 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056246

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261992

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

7/59 Milking Parlour 10 metres
south-west of Lower Cockhill
Milking parlour. Circa 1400. Cary stone roughly cut and squared; corrugated iron roof. Single storey, with inserted
floor at north end; 4 bays. On road front 2 blocked windows openings and a blocked doorway, the latter having heavy
frame with part-shouldered posts for large - presumably a pair - doors; south end of rendered block construction with
timber weatherboard cladding to gable. Inside, smooth-curved open cruck trusses; saddle apex with square set ridge,
tenoned cambered collars, trenched purlins, empty mortices suggesting former windbraces.

Listing NGR: ST6251231160

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

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