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Westbury Cottage Including Paving Stones in Front of the House., Sherborne

Description: Westbury Cottage Including Paving Stones in Front of the House.

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 November 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 104163

OS Grid Reference: ST6378216284
OS Grid Coordinates: 363782, 116284
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9449, -2.5169

Location: Trendle Street, 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

1625 Westbury Cottage
paving stones in
ST 6316 1/243 30.11.71. front of house
II -
2 storey house with front at angle to road, Stone rubble structure, probably
C17, with rough ashlar front, approximately 5 window. New casements above
and sashes below. Drip mould at lst floor level has raking line over door-
way. Door is circa 1700, hood and brackets probably later. Stone slate
roof, gable ends with stone.coping and moulded kneelers. The stone flags
before the house formerly comprised the pavement to the main road which,
before about 1860, passed much closer to the house following the line of
building to the south as far as the Coach and Horses Public House. [See
G H D Pitman, "Exploring Sherborne," page 72].

Listing NGR: ST6378216284

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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