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The White Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.948 / 50°56'52"N

Longitude: -2.5118 / 2°30'42"W

OS Eastings: 364144

OS Northings: 116632

OS Grid: ST641166

Mapcode National: GBR MV.NFG7

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.WSK

Entry Name: The White Cottage

Listing Date: 28 November 1950

Last Amended: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110711

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104031

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)
The White Cottage
(Formerly listed as
The Cottage)
ST 6416 2/142 28.11.50.
II GV
2.
Stone rubble-construction. Probably late C17 with later pebble-dash finish.
Detached house on corner of St Swithin's Road with 2 storey 5 window front.
Wood casements with lead glazing and original stays and catches. New slate
roof. Gable-ends with stone parapet copings. Two hipped dormers. Doorway
has hood on moulded and voluted brackets 6-panelled door. Within, an early
C18 linen painting of a hunting scene was found beneath 11 layers of wall-
paper (see analysis in Sherborne Museum).

The Red House, Grey Lodge, Forecourt walls and railings to The Red House,
The White Cottage, Wall railings and gate to The White Cottage, Eastbury
House, including carriage entrance to east and garden wall to west, Elizabeth
House, Bracondale, Nos 1 and 2 Cedar Cottages, The Cedars, Garden wall
adjoining The Cedars on the west side, Corby House, Mason Gill, Glenville
and Long Street Post Office form a group.


Listing NGR: ST6414416632

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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