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The Sherborne Do-It-Yourself Centre. Wessex Club., Sherborne

Description: The Sherborne Do-It-Yourself Centre. Wessex Club.

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 104159

OS Grid Reference: ST6381816342
OS Grid Coordinates: 363818, 116342
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9454, -2.5164

Location: Cooks Lane, Sherborne, Dorset DT9 3EH

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

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Listing Text

WESTBURY
1.
1625
(East Side)
ST 6316 1/242 30.11.71. The Sherborne
Do-it-Yourself Centre.
Wessex Club.
II GV
2.
The Do-it-Yourself Centre adjoins Twyford; formerly shown as Clarke's Cycle
Works. Long 2 storey, 5 window ashlar front, late C18 to early to mid
C19. Wide eaves. Sash windows with glazing bars on first floor, ground
floor windows enlarged by half a pane at either end. Central doorway (to
Wessex Club) has stone Tuscan pilasters and entablature. Wrought iron
bracket over, formerly to sign. On ground floor, one sash window has been
replaced by a door to The Do-it-Yourself Centre.

Digby Estate Nos 251 to 255 (consec), Twyford, The Sherborne Do-it-Yourself
Centre and Wessex Club, Digby Estate No 247, Sherborne Gallery, Westbury
Studio, Dolphin House, Estcourt and Brookfield form a group.


Listing NGR: ST6381816342

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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