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Georgian House Including Railings, Sherborne

Description: Georgian House Including Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 November 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 103973

OS Grid Reference: ST6365916917
OS Grid Coordinates: 363659, 116917
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9505, -2.5187

Location: 4 A30, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 4EW

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

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Listing Text

GREENHILL
1.
1625
(North Side)
Georgian House
including railings
(Formerly listed as
Georgian House)
ST 6316 1/100 28.11.50.
II GV
2.
1843, built on site of the C15 New Inn, demolished about 1843. One of
four 3-storey, 2 window terrace houses with stone ashlar fronts. Frontage
next to Cobblers but set back. Slate gabled roof. Flat giant quoin pilasters,
moulded stone eaves cornice. Moulded architraves to sash windows. 1st
floor windows have stone balconies with unusual iron balustrades. Doorway
has moulded architrave and cornice on console brackets.
Boundary railings between Cobblers and No 4 Greenhill Court: C19. Uprights
alternately straight and alternately looped at top in pairs; finials; lower
uprights also with spear-headed finials. Railings to Greenhill: rails
looped at top in pairs alternate with shorter rails which rise to a lower
rail. Square standards at intervals. Fleur-de-lys finials.

All the listed buildings on the North Side of Greenhill from Newell Cottage
to Belmont: and on the South Side from Delta to premises occupied by Godden
and Curtis form a group.


Listing NGR: ST6365916917

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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