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The Parade, Sherborne

Description: The Parade

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 103922

OS Grid Reference: ST6386216571
OS Grid Coordinates: 363862, 116571
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9474, -2.5158

Location: South Street, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3BJ

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 74 and 76 (The Parade)
(Formerly listed as
Premises occupied by
Abbey Bookshop
and E C Burdon)
ST 6516 1/213 30.ll.71.
1840s; divided into 2 parts by 1852. 3 storey 3 window ashlar front.
Quoin pilasters with incised line ornament. Moulded string returned round
pilasters at 2nd floor level. Entablature and cornice at eaves. Sash
windows with glazing bars intact. Central 1st floor Venetian window.
This is set in sunk recess with fluting in spandrels (of Map No 116).
Large modern plate glass shop fronts. Formerly an iron balcony across
1st floor.

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: ST6385816574

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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