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Boundary Walls to Harper House Along Hound Street, Sherborne

Description: Boundary Walls to Harper House Along Hound Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 104015

OS Grid Reference: ST6396516694
OS Grid Coordinates: 363965, 116694
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9486, -2.5143

Location: Hound Street, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3AB

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

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Listing Text

HOUND STREET
1.
1625
(South-East Side)
Boundary Walls to
Harper House along
Hound Street
ST 6316 1/130A
II GV
2.
C19. High wall of stone rubble with plain stone capping to west of house.
This has doorway of ashlar with pilasters and entablature; 9-panelled
door. To east of house, wall of similar height. At west end, a round
headed arch and flush-panelled door. Wall then descends in height and
turns inward, forming a concave wing; panelled pier with moulded and
peaked capping at its extremity. A matching pier and wing to other side
of entrance. Wall then rises in height and continues for a further short
distance to the north-east.

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


Listing NGR: ST6396516694

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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