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South West Classrooms at Sherborne School

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9468 / 50°56'48"N

Longitude: -2.5175 / 2°31'2"W

OS Eastings: 363741

OS Northings: 116499

OS Grid: ST637164

Mapcode National: GBR MV.NL0F

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.T71

Entry Name: South West Classrooms at Sherborne School

Listing Date: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305034

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103827

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

ABBEY ROAD
1.
1625
(South East Side)
South West Classrooms
at Sherborne School
ST 6316 1/277
II GV
2.
1869 to 70. W H Slater and R H Carpenter, architects. This block extends
south wards along Abbey Road from First War Memorial extension to the Chapel.
2 storeys, 5 window bays, 3 more closely spaced. Stone slate roof. Stone
front. Moulded eaves cornice. String courses. Lower string-courses on
east side set higher, marking a place for which an extension originally
planned. Upper windows with gables over. 3-lights, 2-tiers ground floor
on west side from left to right hand has 4-light windows, doorway with
pointed head and square dripmould, and at south end 2 three-light windows
with four-light window in centre. To first floor in south gable end, 2-tier
5-light window.

The following buildings of Sherborne School surround the greens immediately
to the north of the Abbey Church of St Mary and form a group with themselves
and with the Abbey Church of St Mary.


Listing NGR: ST6374216499

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