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The Bank House, Sherborne

Description: The Bank House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 November 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 104046

OS Grid Reference: ST6395616521
OS Grid Coordinates: 363956, 116521
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9470, -2.5144

Location: B3145, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3BU

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

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Listing Text

LONG STREET
1.
1625
(South-East Side)
The Bank House
ST 6316 1/151 28.11.50.
II GV
2.
C18 two storey, 5 window ashlar front. Moulded cornice with brackets.
Slate roof. Stone doorway has half-round Tuscan pilasters, entablature
with triglyphs and paterae and pediment. There are small recesses for
scrapers to either side of doorway. Sash window with flush frames and
glazing bars. Rainwater heads decorated with angels' heads.

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: ST6395616521

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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