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Date Listed: 26 January 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 130664
OS Grid Reference: SP1774714280
OS Grid Coordinates: 417747, 214280
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8269, -1.7439
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SHERBORNE SHERBORNE VILLAGE
9/227 No 88
Detached cottage. C19, with two reused C12 doorways. Coursed
squared and dressed limestone. Stone slate roof, ashlar stacks,
two restored C20. Rectangular main body with later extension to
right. Symmetrical 1½ storey, 2-windowed facade. Two-light
dormers from eaves to first floor within flat-chamfered surrounds.
Two 3-light stone-mullioned casements with stopped hoods to ground
floor, either side of C19 plank door within C12 round-headed
surround of two orders with eroded chevron motif to inner arch and
zig-zag motif to outer arch. Engaged columns either side with
eroded but decorated capitals. Tympanum with incised cross at
centre and incised 4-petal rosettes either side. Plank door at
rear with plain C12 tympanum at rear. Small lancet above with
pointed hood. Quatrefoils in gable ends with semi-circular hoods.
Single-storey extensions to right with 2-light casement. Flat
coping at gable ends. Gable-end stacks. C12 doorways reputed to
come from chapel which once stood in the present garden of Stones
Farm (q.v.). Interior not inspected. (Property of the National
Listing NGR: SP1774714280
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