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Ospringe House, Sherborne

Description: Ospringe House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 104112

OS Grid Reference: ST6382916855
OS Grid Coordinates: 363829, 116855
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9500, -2.5163

Location: Newland, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3JQ

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

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Listing Text

NEWLAND
1.
1625 (South Side)
No 8
[Ospringe House]
ST 6316 1/381
II GV
2.
Early to mid Cl9 front. 2 storeys and basement. 3 windows and 1 blind
panel above; sash windows 3 panes wide. On ground floor, paired sash window
to left hand with stone dressings and dripmould. Sash window to right
hand also with dripmould. 4 stone steps lead up to stone doorway with
pointed head; plain ashlar spandrels; square dripmould. 6 flush-panelled
door with triangular fanlight over. Slate gabled roof, moulded stone eaves
cornice. Painted brick fronts; colour washed stone basement.

Nos 8 to 12 (even) and the western range of No 16 (Hunt's Dairies) form
a group with the North wing of Digby Estate Office, Cheap Street.


Listing NGR: ST6382916855

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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