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School Room to South of Congregational Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9476 / 50°56'51"N

Longitude: -2.5135 / 2°30'48"W

OS Eastings: 364022

OS Northings: 116589

OS Grid: ST640165

Mapcode National: GBR MV.NM03

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.W1J

Entry Name: School Room to South of Congregational Chapel

Listing Date: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110709

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104027

Location: Sherborne, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Sherborne

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Sherborne with Castleton Abbey Church of St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

LONG STREET
1.
1625
(North-West Side)
School Room to south
of Congregational Chapel
ST 6416 2/412
II GV
2.
1851 circa (site bought 1851). Rectangular block of one storey and basement.
Tile gabled roof. Stone walls. Gothic detail. In west front from north
to south, a gable with finial at north end has two 2-centred headed windows
below and one window above. To south again a gabled porch with two-centred
headed entrance; buttresses. To south of porch, upper floor has 5 rectangular
windows of 2-lights with pierced quatrefoils or diamonds over; dripmoulds.
Lower floor or basement has plain 2-light rectangular windows. Branch
spirelet on roof. In front to Long Street, a tall ornate Gothic window
of 4 cusped lights and flowing tracery rises up with gable. To right hand
of it, a plain two-centred headed doorway accessible from another doorway
in a high wall behind an external stair which rises diagonally across the
front of the building to a porch on the upper level at left hand end.
Small gate at entrance to stair has uprights with fleur-de-lys finials.

Premises occupied by Mr E J T Rogers, Congregational Chapel, Dwarf wall,
railings and gates to Congregational Chapel, School room to south of Congregational
Chapel, Cromwell, Belmont, Wistaria House and Dwarf walls and railings
and Thorn Bank form a group.


Listing NGR: ST6402216589

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