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Medlycott Building at Sherborne School, Sherborne

Description: Medlycott Building at Sherborne School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 103834

OS Grid Reference: ST6378716577
OS Grid Coordinates: 363787, 116577
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9475, -2.5168

Location: Abbey Road, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3AP

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

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Listing Text

ABBEY ROAD
1.
1625
(South East Side)
Medlycott Building at
Sherborne School
ST 6316 1/282
II GV
2.
1955. 2-storey, 3 bay building. Stone slate roof. Stone coping to gables.
Stone front; stringcourse. Front facing towards Abbey: 6-light stone mullioned
windows, both above and below in end bays; in centre, a 3-light window
on first floor above a gabled porch. 4-centred doorway to porch; carved
spandrels; carved inscription in lintel 'Medlycott Building'; sunk date panel
above.
In gable end to quadrangle, a 6-light splayed bay extends upwards through
both ground and first floors. Front facing towards Tower: articulation
as in opposite side, except for doorway which has a four-centred head and
carved spandrels.

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: ST6378716577

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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