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Description: South West Classrooms at Sherborne School
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 103827
OS Grid Reference: ST6374116498
OS Grid Coordinates: 363741, 116498
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9468, -2.5175
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(South East Side)
South West Classrooms
at Sherborne School
ST 6316 1/277
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
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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Source: English Heritage
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