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Britannia Inn

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9454 / 50°56'43"N

Longitude: -2.5168 / 2°31'0"W

OS Eastings: 363790

OS Northings: 116346

OS Grid: ST637163

Mapcode National: GBR MV.NL6D

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.TKZ

Entry Name: Britannia Inn

Listing Date: 28 November 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110650

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104176

Location: Sherborne, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Sherborne

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Sherborne with Castleton Abbey Church of St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

WESTBURY
1.
1625 (West Side)
Britannia Inn
ST 6316 1/235 28.11.50.
II GV
2.
Two blocks. That on left hand was originally a school founded by William,
Lord Digby in 1745 for poor girls. 2 storey 5 window stone rubble front
on slight convex curve. Stone slate roof. Wood casements. Those on ground
floor having segmental heads. Commemorative tablet. The right hand block
is probably of similar date, but has had ground floor openings altered.
Later tiled roof. Two hipped dormers. 3 window front. Yard entry at
right hand end.

Premises occupied by A and W Prout, Nos 4, 6, Digby Estate Nos 256 and
257, Britania Inn, Devonia House, Harley House, Penarth House and Pinehaven
form a group with the Old Mitre, Lower Acreman Street.


Listing NGR: ST6379016344

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