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South Somerset (District Authority)
Castle Cary
National Grid Reference:
ST 63812 32041


CASTLE CARY CP CHURCH STREET (West side) ST6332 5/57 The Old Vicarage

GV II Vicarage, now private house. 1846, possibly by Benjamin Ferrey. Cary stone near-ashlar with Doulting stone dressings; Welsh slate roofs between coped gables; stone chimney stacks with ashlar tops set diagonally. Two storeys with attic; 5-bay north elevation, of which bays 3 and 5 are slightly projecting gables, bays 4 and 5 being set back from remainder. Hollow-chamfered mullioned windows, mostly 2-light with transomes, without labels; that to upper bay 2 set in small gable; to bay 3 a 2-storey 1+3+1 light angled bay winder with stepped stone roof, under rectangular gable window; bay 1 is blank but has a projecting chimney stack with a panel featuring a coat of arms; to lower bay 2 a projecting gabled porch with cambered arched doorway having square label and incised spandrils, framing part-glazed double doors, with small rectangular light over, and at apex of gable a panel with shield bearing the diocesan arms. On the east elevation end gable a single-storey angled bay window with flat roof behind pierced stone parapet, remaining details to match north elevation. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: ST6381232041


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

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Date: 10 Apr 2003
Reference: IOE01/10063/23
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr John Barker. Source Historic England Archive
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