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Public Weighbridge House, Sherborne

Description: Public Weighbridge House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 103989

OS Grid Reference: ST6380216434
OS Grid Coordinates: 363802, 116434
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9462, -2.5166

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

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

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Listing Text

HALF MOON STREET
1.
1625
(North-west Side)
Public Weighbridge House
ST 6316 1/337
II GV
2.
C18. Small semi-circular structure with curved surface of brick to rear
and arch of stone to street. Peaked roof. Round-headed arch with panelled
spandrels, panelled pilasters and architrave, frieze and cornice over.
Wood door with cover strips which bears a plaque stating that the weigh-
bridge itself was removed for road widening in 1950.

Public Weighbridge House and Former Church House form a group with the
Hospital of Saints John the Baptist and John the Evangelist and with the
Abbey Church of St Mary in Abbey Close.


Listing NGR: ST6380216434

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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