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Greenhill House, Sherborne

Description: Greenhill House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 28 November 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 103961

OS Grid Reference: ST6371116867
OS Grid Coordinates: 363711, 116867
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9501, -2.5180

Location: Hospital Lane, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3HX

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

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Listing Text

THE GREEN
1.
1625
(South Side)
Greenhill House
ST 6316 1/90 20.ll.50.
II* GV
2.
Appears to incorporate 3 old houses, the two facing the road being C17
and a back wing earlier. On right hand of road frontage is a good mid
C17 stone rubble front, 2 storey and attic. Flanking doorway are 3 storey
bays, splayed to two lower floors, corbelled out square to 2nd floor and
gabled. Gabled half-dormer between them. Stone slate roof. Stone mullioned
windows, painted. Stone doorway has raked head, giving effect of 4-centred
arch. Moulded and chamfered stone jambs and head. Original nail-studded
door. On loft hand is No 6. 2 storey 4 window coursed rubble front, probably
later C17. Stone mullioned windows, altered to ground floor. C18 pedimented
hood on splayed brackets to doorway. Stone slate roof. Interior C17 features
and fireplace.

The listed buildings on the South Side of The Green form a group with No
2 (The White Hart Public House) Cheap Street.


Listing NGR: ST6371416864

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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