British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

42 and 44, Cheap Street, Sherborne

Description: 42 and 44, Cheap Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 103912

OS Grid Reference: ST6382316700
OS Grid Coordinates: 363823, 116700
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9486, -2.5163

Location: Cheap Street, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3PX

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

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Sherborne, Dorset at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

CHEAP STREET
1.
1625
(South West Side)
Nos 42 and 44
ST 6316 1/48
II GV
2.
C18 to early C19 alterations to an earlier timber-framed structure, possibly
of a homogenous character to Nos 38 and 46. 2 storeys. 4 window bays.
No 42 has plaintile roof with C19 dormer; No 44 has stone slate roof.
At right hand end is moulded stone corbel, suggesting that there was originally
an oversailing timber-framed upper storey which has been replaced by stone.
3-light casements to lst floor, various windows below, including three
shop fronts and 2 doorways. Panelled doors within.

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


Listing NGR: ST6382316700

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.