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Castle Farmhouse, Sherborne

Description: Castle Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 104130

OS Grid Reference: ST6462516980
OS Grid Coordinates: 364625, 116980
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9512, -2.5050

Location: B3145, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3RU

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

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Listing Text

OBORNE ROAD
1.
1625 (South-East Side)
Castle Farmhouse
ST 6416 2/263
II GV
2.
Stone house with plaintile roof. Late C18 to early to mid C19. 3 window
entrance front facing north-east has 3-light casements with segmental brick
arches, formerly with lead glazing but now with wood glazing. Segmental
headed doorway between second and third window from left hand end; modern
door. Return wall along Oborne Road; irregular fenestration. Vehicular
entry at right hand end. Grade II for group value.

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: ST6462516980

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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