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The Cemetery Gate, Sherborne

Description: The Cemetery Gate

Grade: I
Date Listed: 28 November 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 103931

OS Grid Reference: ST6387016503
OS Grid Coordinates: 363870, 116503
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9468, -2.5157

Location: Half Moon Street, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3BP

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)
The Cemetery Gate
(Formery listed as
Abbey Gateway)
ST 6316 1/71 28.11.50.
The Cemetery Gate to the Abbey precincts. C15. High 4-centred moulded
archway spans the Lane. On left hand buttress with 3 offsets. Above arch
are remains of 3 niches, one retaining crocketed head and pinnacles. Iron
hooks for gate butts remain.

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
form a group with No 88, The Conduit, No 90 and Saints John Building (The
Parade), Cheap Street.

Listing NGR: ST6387516505

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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