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Sluice and Sluice Keepers House About 100 Metres South of Parrett House

A Grade II Listed Building in Martock, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9633 / 50°57'47"N

Longitude: -2.7902 / 2°47'24"W

OS Eastings: 344604

OS Northings: 118507

OS Grid: ST446185

Mapcode National: GBR MG.MNXP

Mapcode Global: FRA 561K.NS4

Entry Name: Sluice and Sluice Keepers House About 100 Metres South of Parrett House

Listing Date: 16 March 1978

Last Amended: 28 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266221

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421337

Location: Martock, South Somerset, Somerset, TA12

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Martock

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

MARTOCK CP CAREY'S MILL
ST 41 NW
5/141 Sluice and sluice keepers
house, about 100 metres
south of Parrett House
16.3.78

the address shall be amended to read:

ST 41 NW MARTOCK CP CAREY'S MILL

10/141 Sluice and sluice keepers
house, about 100metres
south of Parrett House
(formerly listed as
Weir Keepers Cottage at
Parrett Iron Works)
28.2.78

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ST41NW MARTOCK CP CAREY'S MILLS


5/141 Sluice and sluice keepers house
about 100 metres south of Parrett
House

16.3.78

GV II

Sluice and keepers house. C19. Ham stone cut and squared; clay tile roof with plain gables; brick chimney stack.
Single-storey with attics; 3 bays. Cross-glazed casements of 2 lights, the upper to bay 1 extended into a dormer; in
south-west gable at upper level a pointed arched window with brick voussoirs, and door giving access on weir and
sluices - building not accessible at close quarters and interior not seen. Sluices presumably reshaped in C20; stepped
concrete, side pools; cast iron gates and frames, all linked by wooden footbridge connecting to keeper's house. Part of
an extremely important industrial complex, probably pre-dating the cl855 Parrett Iron Works (qv).

Listing NGR: ST4460418507

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

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