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The Conduit (The Parade), Sherborne

Description: The Conduit (The Parade)

Grade: I
Date Listed: 28 November 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 103927

OS Grid Reference: ST6388616514
OS Grid Coordinates: 363886, 116514
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9469, -2.5154

Location: South Street, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3BD

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

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There is also a scheduled monument, The Conduit Cross, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text

(South West Side)
The Conduit
(The Parade)
ST 6316 1/217 28.11.50.
Originally the Conduit House which stood against the North range of the
Abbey Cloister. Early C16. Hexagonal stone structure with moulded string
and parapet coping. Buttresses at angles. Original 2-centred entrance
in west front; 2-centred window openings with perpendicular tracery in
other facets. Scheduled Ancient Monument.

No 88, The Conduit, No 90, Saints John Building form a group with Bow House,
The Cemetery Gate, The Abbey Gate House, No 2 including premises occupied
by Gilham Bros, No 3 including premises occupied by Gilham Bros, Church

Listing NGR: ST6388816514

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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