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54 and 56, Cheap Street, Sherborne

Description: 54 and 56, Cheap Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 103916

OS Grid Reference: ST6384516633
OS Grid Coordinates: 363845, 116633
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9480, -2.5160

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

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Listing Text

(South West Side)
Nos 54 and 56
ST 6316 1/318
1850 circa. 2 small buildings with shops at Cheap Street entrance to
Methodist Church. 2 storey 1 bay ashlar fronts to Cheap Street with door-
ways in splayed inner corner bays. Slate gabled roofs. Upper window in
No 56 with slate gable and bargeboard over. Contemporary shop fronts,
in each building with 1 window to Cheap Street and another window to return
fronts; similarly shaped fanlights to corner doorways. Return fronts of
brick; 3 window each above; below, in each front, a shop window, a square-
headed doorway and a segmental headed window. Door to No 54 with cover
strips, 6-flush panelled door to No 56. At west end, windows at an intermediate
level and set on a curve.

Nos 54 and 56, Gate, lamp and overthrow between Nos 54 and 56, The Methodist
Church and Nos 58 to 82 (even) form a group.

Listing NGR: ST6384316633

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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