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Beech Cottage and Garden Gate, Sherborne

Description: Beech Cottage and Garden Gate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 104129

OS Grid Reference: ST6455716925
OS Grid Coordinates: 364557, 116925
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9507, -2.5059

Location: B3145, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3RY

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

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Listing Text

(South-East Side)
Beech Cottage
and garden gate
ST 6416 2/262
Two 2-storey stone rubble parallel ranges. Front range; late C18 to early
C19 probably. Rear range later; slate roof. Colourwashed cement rendered
entrance front at right angles to road. Plaintile roof. 2 windows above,
one at either end; 2 windows and door (to left hand) below. Sash windows
with glazing bars intact. Doorway has recent hood on shaped brackets;
6-panelled door, top 2 panels glazed; ledged reveals. Gable end to road,
3-light leaded attic casement above. Wrought iron gate before path to
main entrance; arrow shaped finials to lower rails and curvilinear pattern
above; spear-headed finials above topmost horizontal rail.

Beech Cottage and garden gate, north-west boundary wall to Beech Cottage,
Castle Farmhouse, boundary wall to south-west of Castle Farmhouse, Digby
Estate No 9, Digby Estate No 10, wall adjoining to the north and outbuilding
at north end of wall of Digby Estate No 10, outbuilding attached to south-
west end of Digby Estate Nos 275 and 276, Digby Estate Nos 275 and 276,
and outhouse to south-east end of Nos 275 and 276 form a group with outhouses
to Castle Farm and enclosing wall on north-east side of Osborne Road (North-
west side).

Listing NGR: ST6455816921

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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