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4 and 6, Westbury, Sherborne

Description: 4 and 6, Westbury

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 October 1973
English Heritage Building ID: 104174

OS Grid Reference: ST6378916385
OS Grid Coordinates: 363789, 116385
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9458, -2.5168

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

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Listing Text

1625 (West Side)
Nos 4 and 6.
ST 6316 1/233
Stone corner block of 2 stozeys and attic to Trendle Street. Premises
occupied by A and H Prout of C16 origin, altered externally. Moulded ceiling
beams and fireplace surriund internally. Slate hipped roof. Front to
Westbury has 1 boxed dormer, and on first floor, three 2-light casements
with small panes. On ground floor from left to right hand end, 6-flush
panelled door in frame with small fanlight and with lintel and advertisement
board over; to right hand again, a 3-light sash and a smaller paired sash.
Front to Trendle Street has on first floor a 3-light casement window with
wood lintel on first floor and below it, a fixed window within a fluted
frame; tall brick stack at eaves to left hand.
Nos 4 and 6: 2 storeys and attic. 3 window bays. Slate gable roof; wavy
ridge. 2 box dormers with segmental heads. Stone front. On first floor
from left to right hand end, a 2-light casement and 2 sash windows, each
3 panes wide. On ground floor from left to right, shop front with C19
style shop window with fascia and moulded cornice and half glazed shop
door; to right hand again another similar door and then another similar
sash window, 3 panes wide.

Premises occupied by A and W Prout, Nos 4, 6, Digby Estate Nos 256 and
257, Britania Inn, Devonia House, Harley House, Penarth House and Pinehaven
form a group with the Old Mitre, Lower Acreman Street.
Also forms a group with Digby Estate No 169 with premises occupied by P
J Stainer to right hand, Trendle Cottage including front garden wall, out-
house range adjoining Trendle Cottage on east side including premises occupied
by E Brake, premises occupied by R W Hyde and Digby Estate No 168.

Listing NGR: ST6378816380

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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