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Dwarf Wall, Railings and Gate to Gainsborough House, Sherborne

Description: Dwarf Wall, Railings and Gate to Gainsborough House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 104142

OS Grid Reference: ST6399016363
OS Grid Coordinates: 363990, 116363
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9456, -2.5139

Location: South Street, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3LT

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

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Listing Text

SOUTH STREET
1,
1625
(North-East Side)
Dwarf Wall, Railings
and gate to
Gainsbcrough House
ST 6316 1/221B
II GV
2.
These are contiguous with the dwarf wall and railings to Duck House. Stone
dwarf wall with ashlar coping. Uprights with spear-headed finials. Two
panelled standards. Gate at south end.

Nos 1 to 8 (consec), Duck House including garden wall and railings, Gainsborough
House including Dwarf wall, railings and gate, outbuilding to south of
Gainsborough House, gate piers to the Old Bidewell, The Antique Shop, Lodbourne
Hall, Ye Olde Cottage including garden walls and railings form a group.


Listing NGR: ST6399016363

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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