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3, Cheap Street, Sherborne

Description: 3, Cheap Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 November 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 103872

OS Grid Reference: ST6376316913
OS Grid Coordinates: 363763, 116913
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9505, -2.5172

Location: Higher Cheap Street, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3PT

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

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Listing Text

CHEAP STREET
1.
1625
(North East Side)
No 3
(Formerly listed as
Premises occupied by
E W Anstey, Tobacconist,
Upper or Higher Cheap
Street)
ST 6316 1/68 28.11.50.
II GV
2.
2 storeys house, probably C16. The frontage breaks forward here, and return
wall, facing down Cheap Street, has gable and small bowed shop window.
1st floor oversails and has curved brace supports. At angle is original
post, partly concealed by Georgian pilaster. On west side lst floor has
new pebble-dash finish and wood casements. Ground floor is plastered stone
and has a Georgian paired sash and a later splayed shop window. The plaintile
roof is new [1949] (this building suffered blast damage). An important
building because of its ancient structure and group value.

Nos 1 to 15 (odd) form a group with the George Hotel in Higher Cheap Street.


Listing NGR: ST6376316913

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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