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Vicarage, Sherborne

Description: Vicarage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 November 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 103820

OS Grid Reference: ST6371116458
OS Grid Coordinates: 363711, 116458
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9464, -2.5179

Location: Finger Lane, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3LQ

Locality: Sherborne
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 3LQ

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Listing Text

ABBEY CLOSE
1.
1625
Vicarage
ST 6316 1/12A 28.11.50.
II GV
2.
1878; built further back on the same site as the medieval vicarage which
was demolished in that year, said to incorporate same medieval remains.
2 storeys and attic. 3 windows bays. Plain tile roof. Ashlar front.
Stone-mullioned windows. Left hand bay has 3-light transomed window to
first floor with gable over first floor; larger 3-light similar window
to ground floor. Large gable over centre and right hand bays. Attic window
with dripmould. Centre bay has 2-light perpendicular style windows on
first floor, and, on ground floor, porch with four-centred headed doorway.
Door of 6 panels with 3 longitudinal glazed panels in upper part. To right
hand bay, 4-light transomed window with dripstone; larger window of same
style below this on ground floor.

All the listed buildings in Abbey Close form a group with the east end
of No 1 Finger Lane.


Listing NGR: ST6370816459

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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