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Messrs Parker's Shop, with House

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.0898 / 51°5'23"N

Longitude: -2.5138 / 2°30'49"W

OS Eastings: 364110

OS Northings: 132404

OS Grid: ST641324

Mapcode National: GBR MV.CLXR

Mapcode Global: FRA 56M7.NGP

Plus Code: 9C3V3FQP+WF

Entry Name: Messrs Parker's Shop, with House

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177564

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262021

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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6/88 Messrs. Parker's shop, with house

Shops and houses. C18, but refronted C19. Local stone rubble, rendered and colourwashed on facade, painted stone
dressings; Welsh slate roof to shallow pitch, hipped at east end; brick chimney stacks. Built on a curve; 3 storeys, 6
bays. To upper bays and lower bay 2 are 4-pane sash windows in beaded surrounds, that to bay 4 first floor larger than
the rest; to lower bay 1 a plain C20 shopfront with door to left, to lower bay 3 a 6-panel door with glazed toplights
in beaded semi-circular arched surround, with radial glazed fanlight; early C20 shopfronts, adapted, to bay 4 and to
bays 5 and 6, both with central recessed doorways. Return elevation to Knights Way not rendered, but with matching
openings and doorway, the sash windows have 12-panes and are probably late C18; open timber lean-to covered way and
porch on circular cast-iron columns, protected by railings. Interior not seen. Buildings included primarily for group
and streetscape value in the heart of the town.

Listing NGR: ST6411032404

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