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No 83 Including Cottage in Rear Range, Sherborne

Description: No 83 Including Cottage in Rear Range

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 November 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 103893

OS Grid Reference: ST6390216537
OS Grid Coordinates: 363902, 116537
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9471, -2.5152

Location: B3145, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3BD

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

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Listing Text

CHEAP STREET
1.
1625
(North East Side)
No 83 including cottage
in rear range
(Formerly listed as
Premises occupied by
E W Taylor, Chemist)
ST 6316 1/64 28.11.50.
II GV
2.
2-storey, 5-window painted red brick front. Early Cl8 exterior. Good
modillion eaves cornice. Stone slate roof with 3 dormers, the central
one having Venetian window with small gable, the others being hipped.
1st floor windows have architraves, keystones and aprons. Glazing bars
are altered and mid-C19 window-box guards have been added. Ground floor
windows, where remaining, are similar without aprons. On left hand is
wood door case with moulded architrave and pediment on enriched console
brackets. Oeil-de-boeuf with scalloped margin in tympanum. On righ hand
is mid-C19 double-fronted shop with round headed lights to windows. The
interior of the shop good fittings, probably also mid C19. The three arches
at the back of the shop may be part of the original house.
Stone rubble cottage in rear range of 2-storeys. Stone slab roof. Brick
dressings. Casement windows above. Below, a modern 2-light window; a
flight of steps flanked by iron handrail terminating in a scroll which
leads up to a 4-flush-panelled door in frame with lintel; 2 sash windows
3 panes wide.

Nos 73 to 85 (odd) form a group.


Listing NGR: ST6390216537

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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