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The George Hotel, Sherborne

Description: The George Hotel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 November 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 103997

OS Grid Reference: ST6377116889
OS Grid Coordinates: 363771, 116889
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9503, -2.5171

Location: George Street, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3JD

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

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Listing Text

HIGHER CHEAP STREET
1.
1625
(East Side)
The George Hotel
ST 6316 1/70 28.11.50.
II GV
2.
2 storey frontage set back. Said to be of early C16 date and to have formed
part of Becket's Chapel or Hospital. Passage through to George Street
has moulded stone 4-centred arch. Apart from this the front is much altered.
New roughcast. Four widely spaced altered sash windows to 1st floor.
Wood casements and sash windows, including three small bays, below. Flat
painted architrave and altered hood to main doorway. Roof has plaintiles
at front and back except over passageway at south end which has a covering
of stone slates. Moulded beams internally; 4-centred fireplace; to the
side, a spice cupboard with ventilator holes.

Forms a group with Nos 1 to 15 (odd) Cheap Street.


Listing NGR: ST6377116889

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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