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Torbay House

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Cary, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0888 / 51°5'19"N

Longitude: -2.5265 / 2°31'35"W

OS Eastings: 363223

OS Northings: 132297

OS Grid: ST632322

Mapcode National: GBR MT.CPQK

Mapcode Global: FRA 56L7.PKB

Entry Name: Torbay House

Listing Date: 18 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177821

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262048

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

CASTLE CARY CP TORBAY ROAD (South side)
ST6332
5/115 Torbay House
- II

Detached house. Dated 1819. Cary stone ashlar with Doulting dressings; concrete double Roman tiles between stepped
coped gables; brick chimney stacks. Double roof plan; 3 storeys, 3 bays. Plain beaded surrounds to 4-pane sash windows;
to lower bay 2 a 6-panel door in semi-circular arched recess under radial glazed fanlight, with architrave and open
pediment hood on simple brackets. Two large raked buttresses to north gable: oval datestone with simple hood, reading
'RP/1819' set at end of valley between roofs on this gable. Interior not seen.


Listing NGR: ST6322332297

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

Description

CASTLE CARY CP TORBAY ROAD (South side)
ST6332
5/115 Torbay House
- II

Detached house. Dated 1819. Cary stone ashlar with Doulting dressings; concrete double Roman tiles between stepped
coped gables; brick chimney stacks. Double roof plan; 3 storeys, 3 bays. Plain beaded surrounds to 4-pane sash windows;
to lower bay 2 a 6-panel door in semi-circular arched recess under radial glazed fanlight, with architrave and open
pediment hood on simple brackets. Two large raked buttresses to north gable: oval datestone with simple hood, reading
'RP/1819' set at end of valley between roofs on this gable. Interior not seen.


Listing NGR: ST6322332297

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