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The Castle House, Sherborne

Description: The Castle House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 104045

OS Grid Reference: ST6394116529
OS Grid Coordinates: 363941, 116529
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9471, -2.5146

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

LONG STREET
1.
1625
(South-East Side)
Former Castle Hotel
ST 6316 1/150
II GV
2.
Two storeys, 3 window bays. Plaintile gabled roof. Coursed rubble front.
On first floor, 3-light sash windows to either end and a sash window to
centre on first floor. On ground floor from left to right hand 3-light
sash window, 2 sash windows and a carriage entrance at right hand end. On
first floor, stone tablet between second and third windows reads "The Castle
Inn 1800". Part of rear wing is of contemporary date.

Premises occupied by Mr Pearson, Rose Cottage, former Castle Hotel, The
Bank House, premises occupied by The National Westminster Bank, Old Bank
House, and Abbot's Litten form a group with the timber framed structure
to the rear of No 87 Cheap Street.

Former Castle Hotel in address and in group notes shall be amended to read:

The Castle House

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LONG STREET
1.
1625
(South-East Side)
Former Castle Hotel
ST 6316 1/150
II GV
2.
Two storeys, 3 window bays. Plaintile gabled roof, Coursed rubble front.
On first floor, 3-light sash winnows to either end and a sash window to
centre on first floor. On ground floor from left to right hand 3-light
sash window, 2 sash windows and a carriage entrance at right hand end.
On first floor, stone tablet between second and third windows reads "The
Castle Inn 1800". Part of rear wing is of contemporary date.

Premises occupied by Mr Pearson, Rose Cottage, former Castle Hotel, The
Bank House, premises occupied by The National Westminster Bank, Old Bank
House, and Abbot's Litten form a group with the timber framed structure
to the rear of No 87 Cheap Street.


Listing NGR: ST6394116529

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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