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Abbot's Fee

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9507 / 50°57'2"N

Longitude: -2.5184 / 2°31'6"W

OS Eastings: 363683

OS Northings: 116932

OS Grid: ST636169

Mapcode National: GBR MT.NKS7

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.DR0

Entry Name: Abbot's Fee

Listing Date: 28 November 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110724

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103969

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

GREENHILL
1.
1625
(North Side)
Abbotts Fee
ST 6316 1/103 28.11.50.
II GV
2.
Adjoining Ramsam House, but with front;age set back.
Probably early to rid C19 front. 3 storey 2 window stone front. Tudor
casements with label moulds, probably early to mid C19. Projecting porch
of similar date with shafted supports. The front incorporates three carved
stone quatrefoil panels, those at the ends being partially covered, one
to left hand by a buttress, the other by the return wall of the next house.
This suggests that part of the masonry is genuine medieval origin, possibly
from Abbot Ramsam's New Inn, demolished circa 1842. Front has moulded
cornice, panelled parapet and dormers. Plaintile roof.

All the listed buildings on the North Side of Greenhill from Newell Cottage
to Belmont: and on the South Side from Delta to premises occupied by Godden
and Curtis form a group.


Listing NGR: ST6368316932

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