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Premises Occupied by C M Hunt and Sons, Sherborne

Description: Premises Occupied by C M Hunt and Sons

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 104019

OS Grid Reference: ST6393216544
OS Grid Coordinates: 363932, 116544
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9472, -2.5148

Location: B3145, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3DD

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

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Listing Text

(North West Side)
Premises occupied
by C M Hunt and Sons
ST 6316 1/357
Late C19 front; in 1881 the Sherborne Coffee Tavern Company Limited was
opened here; indications of older construction within; at one time the
building may have been connected with Tudor Rose. Tall front of 2 storeys,
3 window bays. Tile gabled roof. Rendered front. Sash windows, without
glazing bars. Original tavern front on ground floor; 2 windows flanked
by narrow circular columns with flat canopy with gablets over. Round-
headed, entrance with keystone before passage at right hand end, plain
fanlight, door with 3 tall round-headed panels. Other doors comprise
one of 6 panels with upper 4 panels glazed and one ledged door with
ornamental iron hinges. Early C19 doorway with fluted architrave framed
and angle block within. [See G H D Pitman, "Exploring Sherborne," p59].

Premises occupied by Henry Durrant Antiques, premises occupied by Bernard
of Mayfair, premises occupied by C M Hunt and Sons, Tudor Rose, St John's,
Building adjoining St John's to east, Premises occupied by The China
Gallery and premises occupied by Child's Garage form a group.

Listing NGR: ST6393216544

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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