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36 and 38, Cheap Street, Sherborne

Description: 36 and 38, Cheap Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 November 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 103910

OS Grid Reference: ST6381416727
OS Grid Coordinates: 363814, 116727
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9488, -2.5165

Location: Cheap Street, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3PX

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

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Listing Text

CHEAP STREET
1.
1625 (South West Side)
Nos 36 and 38
(Formerly listed as
Premises occupied by
H & S Newport, Newsagent)
ST 6316 1/46 28.11.50.
II GV
2.
Late medieval timber-framed building with later timber-framed wing to rear.
2 storey front, the upper storey oversailing and having a plaster finish
on timber-framing. Ground floor has 4 moulded posts carrying curved braces
to support overhang. Moulded stone corbel at left hand end. Modern tile
roof. Upper floor has later casements and later eaves. Ground floor is
of painted stone and has two shop windows, one a splayed bay; central
6-fielded panelled door in frame.

Nos 2 to 30 (even) and Nos 34 to 50 (even) form a group.


Listing NGR: ST6381416727

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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