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Premises Occupied by the National Westminster Bank, Sherborne

Description: Premises Occupied by the National Westminster Bank

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 November 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 104047

OS Grid Reference: ST6396716537
OS Grid Coordinates: 363967, 116537
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9471, -2.5143

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

(South-East Side)
Premises occupied by
The National
Westminster Bank
ST 6316 1/152 28.11.50.
This building and Old Bank House (adjoining on left hand) originally one
block of C16 to early C17 structure; the frontage to both is in early C19
Gothic-Revival style. Stucco front with 3 layers of stucco front with
pebble-dash plinth and pierced parapet with Gothic arcading. On first
floor, small window of 2-lights and four-centred heads. Right hand ground
floor window later; of 5-lights in 3 tiers; hoodmould over. Doorway has
4-centred moulded arch with carving in spandrels and hoodmould. Recesses
for scrapers. A stone mullioned window at the back appears to be part
of the original ancient structure.

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: ST6396716537

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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