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Digby Estate, Sherborne

Description: Digby Estate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 103936

OS Grid Reference: ST6386317092
OS Grid Coordinates: 363863, 117092
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9521, -2.5158

Location: Coldharbour, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 4HD

Locality: Sherborne
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 4HD

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Listing Text

(North-West Side)
Digby Estate
Nos 33 to 38 (consec)
ST 6317 3/75
Later C18 to C19. Stone rubble 2 storey cottages. No 33: 3 windows above,
2 windows and centre doorway below. Plaintile gabled roof. 3-light wood
casements. Half-glazed door; pedimented hood. Ashlar plinth.
Nos 34, 35, 36 and 37: Nos 34 to 36 with higher elevation than No 33.
Slate gabled roof with shallower pitch. 1 window bay and door each. Segmental
headed doorways. Nos 34 and 35 have segmental headed 2-light casements
and ledged doors. Nos 36 and 37 have 2-light modern wood casements; modern
ledged doors with glazed panels above; doorway to No 36 has modern moulded
segmental cornice above voussoir.
No 38: beyond entrance gates. Slate gabled roof with gable end to street.
One 2-light wood casement above and 2 sashes with frames and without glazing
bars below. South-west facing return of 2 window bays and centre doorway.
Sashes without glazing bars; 4 flush-panelled door with rectangular fanlight.
Wing with lower frontage and pantile roof to rear; 2 window bays; sashes
without glazing bars; segmental headed doorway with voussoir.

Digby Estate Nos 33 to 39 (consec), Nos 1, 2 Rose Cottage, Former Queen's
Head Public House, The Cottage and Digby Estate Nos 46 to 50 (consec) form
a group.

Listing NGR: ST6386317092

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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