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Former Rope Walk About 65 Metres South East of Main Building, Farrett Iron Works

A Grade II Listed Building in Martock, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9641 / 50°57'50"N

Longitude: -2.7892 / 2°47'20"W

OS Eastings: 344677

OS Northings: 118588

OS Grid: ST446185

Mapcode National: GBR MG.MH6H

Mapcode Global: FRA 561K.H7C

Entry Name: Former Rope Walk About 65 Metres South East of Main Building, Farrett Iron Works

Listing Date: 28 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225754

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422262

Location: Martock, South Somerset, Somerset, TA12

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Martock

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

Former Rope Walk etc, Carey's Mill


Former Rope Walk etc, Carey's Mill


5/146 Former rope walk, about 65 metres
south-east of main building,
Parrett Iron Works


Rope walk, now byre. C19. Ham stone rubble; double Roman clay tiled roof. 20 bays, with timber posts and braced beams
along north-west side; queen- post roof trusses; windows in south east wall, one per bay, some with cast iron grilles,
now all blocked. Part of the massive engineering works on the site, founded c1855, and the second of two rope walks
here. (Buchanan, CA and RA, Guide to Industrial Archaeology of Central and Southern England, Batsford, 1980).

Listing NGR: ST4467718588

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

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