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Northfield House Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.09 / 51°5'23"N

Longitude: -2.5127 / 2°30'45"W

OS Eastings: 364188

OS Northings: 132421

OS Grid: ST641324

Mapcode National: GBR MV.CM6S

Mapcode Global: FRA 56M7.NWS

Entry Name: Northfield House Hotel

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Last Amended: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177505

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262014

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

6/81 Northfield House Hotel
(formerly listed as Cary House)

House, now residential home. C18, Cary stone roughly cut and squared Doulting stone dressings; Welsh slate roof between
coped gables; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys with attic; 5 bays, of which the centre bay is an angled 2-storey
projecting bay. Lias stone plinth, plain corner pilasters, cornice, plain parapet with moulded coping; 12-pane sash
windows set in architraves to bays 1, 4 and 5, former windows to bay 2 now being blocked; centre projection all in
ashlar, with 8+4+12+4+8-pane upper windows above, and below 8-pane sash windows on angle flanking a 6-fielded-panel
door which has a surround of Doric attached columns and full entablature with triglyphs and metopes under pediment
hood. Interior not seen. This building has special streetscape value, in particular the way it dominates the end of
Ansford Road.

Listing NGR: ST6418832421

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

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