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CHAPEL YARD HOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CHAPEL YARD HOUSE

List entry Number: 1056239

Location

CHAPEL YARD HOUSE, CHAPEL YARD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Castle Cary

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 18-Mar-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 261979

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

CASTLE CARY CP CHAPEL YARD (North side) ST6331 7/46 Chapel Yard House

GV II

Semi-detached house. Late C18, modified C20. Cary stone random rubble, with ashlar quoins and whole of first floor, front elevation; double Roman clay tile roof between stepped coped gables; brick end chimney stacks. Two storeys, 3 bays. Pairs of 12-pane sash windows in plain openings with voussoired flat heads; to centre bay an early C20 glazed door under timber lintol, with timber pedimented hood on shaped brackets. Interior not seen. John Boyd took up residence here c1835, and set up looms in this cottage for horse-hair weaving in 1837. The business expanded to the Ansford factory (qv) in 1851, and survives today as the last such weavers in the country. (McGarvie M, Castle Cary: Avalon Industries, 1980).

Listing NGR: ST6380731899

Selected Sources

Books and journals
McGarvie, M , Castle Cary Avalon Industries, (1980)

National Grid Reference: ST 63807 31899

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