Wesleyan Methodist Church

30 Mar 2003
Wesleyan Methodist Church, Upper High Street, Castle Cary, South Somerset, Somerset, BA7 7AR
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

CASTLE CARY CP UPPER HIGH STREET (South side) ST6432 6/122 Wesleyan Methodist Church 24.3.61 GV II Methodist Church. c1840. Cary stone rubble, Doulting ashlar facade; Welsh slate roof, hipped at south end, gabled to north, with prominent metal ridge ventilator. Two-storey elevations, 3x3 bays. Plinth, band courses and swept gable, with octagonal corner piers having bell-shaped tops; centre bay projects slightly. Semi-circular arched leaded windows in plain openings; large panelled door in plain semi-circular arch with Gothic style traceried fanlight; on gable a bell-shaped plaque with "Wesleyan" on bottom band. Two tiers matching windows to sides. Interior not seen. Occupies dominant position in High Street, and therefore important streetscape element.

Listing NGR: ST6433532410


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0109 IOE Records taken by John Barker; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr John Barker. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Barker, John

Rights Holder: Barker, John


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