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Digby Estate, Sherborne

Description: Digby Estate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 104136

OS Grid Reference: ST6470517062
OS Grid Coordinates: 364705, 117062
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9519, -2.5038

Location: 277 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)
Digby Estate
Nos 275 and 276
ST 6417 4/265
II GV
2.
Forms continuous range along Oborne Road with outhouse to south-west (Item
265B). Late C17 or early C18 core, exterior now altered. L-shaped stone
farmhouse. Former stone slate roof has been replaced by modern plaintile
roof. Entrance front faces towards railway. South-east facing wing of
entrance front: five 2-light wood casements with small panes above and
2 large k-light wood casements with small panes below; 6-flush panelled
door at right hand end. South-west facing wing of entrance front of 1
bay in 2 storeys and attic; modern casement dormer; 2-light wood casement
on first floor and another on ground floor.

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: ST6470617059

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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