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Delta. Crown Cottage.

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9502 / 50°57'0"N

Longitude: -2.519 / 2°31'8"W

OS Eastings: 363641

OS Northings: 116881

OS Grid: ST636168

Mapcode National: GBR MT.NKLY

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.LGF

Entry Name: Delta. Crown Cottage.

Listing Date: 30 November 1971

Last Amended: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110731

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103981

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

(South Side)
Crown Cottage.
Nos 6 to 11 (consec).
No 19.
(Formerly listed as
Nos 3 to 11 (consec))
ST 6316 1/109 30.11.71.
2 storey cottages forming the west end of the south row in Greenhill, standing
above road level behind high terrace pavement.
Delta: C18 to C19 front, apparently C17 core (see RCHM). Plaintile gabled
roof. Stone rubble front. 3 small 3-light modern wood casements above;
2 large 3-light windows with wood lintel below. Ledged door in frame;
Crown Cottage: formerly 2 cottages (Nos 4 and 5). C17 probably. Roughcast
front. Plinth. On first floor, 2 sashes without glazing bars. Below,
4 flush panelled door in moulded frame; 1 sash window to left of it another
to right. Interior details.
No 6 and No 7: probably C17 internally. 1 window bay and outer doorway
each. Plaintile gabled roof. Stone rubble front. 2-light segmental headed
casements; upper window in No 7 with leaded panes. Lodged doors in frames.
No 8: probably C17 internally; same roof span as Nos 6 and 7. 1 window
bay and door. Stone rubble front. 2-light wood casement above; sash without
glazing bars below. Ledged door in frame to right hand.
Nos 9 and 11: comprise 2 cottages stradding centre passageway. C17; structure
said to return a stone with the initials and date "W" and "F R". "1664".
On first floor from the right, casements of 3-lights, 2-lights, and 3-lights.
On ground floor from left to right hand, 3-light casement, entrance to
passage with wood lintel and 6-panelled door; 3-light casement. Leaded
casement to rear.
No 10: is situated to rear of No 9, beyond passage. Later construction
up to C19 date of ashlar 2 storeys. 1 small window to left hand above
and taller window, partly in roof, to right hand, 2 segmental headed windows
on ground floor; modern half glazed door.
No 19: adjoins No 11 to the east. 3 front of 3 windows, widely spaced.
Plaintile gabled roof. Roughcast front. 3-light wood casements with
older catches above. On ground floor from left to right, 4-light windows,
6-panelled door with pilasters and entablature; 3-light window; 6-panelled
door in reveals behind late Georgian style doorcase; 3-light casement.

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: ST6364116881

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

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