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Harper House, Sherborne

Description: Harper House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 104014

OS Grid Reference: ST6398216690
OS Grid Coordinates: 363982, 116690
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9485, -2.5141

Location: Hound Street, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3AD

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

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Listing Text

HOUND STREET
1.
1625
(South-East Side)
Harper House
ST 6316 1/130
II GV
2.
Now a boarding house for Sherborne School. Early C19 stucco house to which
a later C19 building has been added. Hipped slate roof, wide eaves.
West garden front has good trellis veranda. West front also has doorway
with fluted architrave and paterae to angle blocks. South front of 2-storeys
2 window bays; balconies and French windows to 1st floor. Contemporary
staircase. White and blue stone floor in vestibule.

Nos 16 to 20 (even), Harper House and Boundary walls to Harper House
along Hound Street form a group.


Listing NGR: ST6398216690

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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