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Ashcot and Candle Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.09 / 51°5'23"N

Longitude: -2.5137 / 2°30'49"W

OS Eastings: 364116

OS Northings: 132418

OS Grid: ST641324

Mapcode National: GBR MV.CLXQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 56M7.NHQ

Plus Code: 9C3V3FQP+XG

Entry Name: Ashcot and Candle Cottage

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056252

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262015

Location: Castle Cary, South Somerset, Somerset, BA7

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Castle Cary

Built-Up Area: Castle Cary

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 29/01/2014


KNIGHTS YARD (West side),
Ashcot and Candle Cottage

(Formerly listed as Ashcot)


Pair of cottages. Early C19. Cary stone cut and squared; plain clay tile roof, the southern half (Ashcot) between coped gables; brick chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3 + 3 bays. To Ashcot horizontal bar casement windows, set in segmental-arched voussoired openings for 3 bays, windows all 3-light except upper bay 2, which is two light. To lower first bay 2 a C18 panelled door with glazed toplights. To Candle Cottage windows all 3-light and under timber lintels; apart from the northernmost upper window set higher in a flat-roofed dormer; between bays 1 and 2 a C20 glazed door with sidelight. Interiors not seen. Included primarily for group and streetscape value.

Listing NGR: ST6411632412

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