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Sherborne Abbey V C(C of E) Primary School, Sherborne

Description: Sherborne Abbey V C(C of E) Primary School

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 103998

OS Grid Reference: ST6357516218
OS Grid Coordinates: 363575, 116218
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9442, -2.5198

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

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Listing Text

HORSECASTLES
1.
1625
(South-east Side)
Sherborne Abbey
V C[C of E] Primary School
ST 6316 1/342
II
2.
Opened 1857; architect Henry Hall (of Duke Street, Adelphi). Stone walls.
Tile roof. Centre block of south-east facing side of 7 gabled bays. In
each end and centre bay, windows of 4 tall narrow lights with cusped heads
and splayed cills; end bays wider, windows of 5-lights. To centre bay,
rose window above projecting gabled porch, tile roof. In east return of
block doorway with pointed head and door with elaborate hinges. To east
again and is recession a 2 storey block of 3 bays in different planes.
Left hand bay has gabled 2-light casement above and 3-light window below;
single light windows in east return of this bay. To right hand again,
2 further window bays with 3-light wood casement and 2-light stone window
above; below, a ledged door in pointed frame and a splayed bay window of
stone.


Listing NGR: ST6357516218

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Source: English Heritage

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