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Sherborne Abbey V C (C of E) Primary School

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9443 / 50°56'39"N

Longitude: -2.5198 / 2°31'11"W

OS Eastings: 363575

OS Northings: 116218

OS Grid: ST635162

Mapcode National: GBR MT.NZ98

Mapcode Global: FRA 56MM.04V

Entry Name: Sherborne Abbey V C (C of E) Primary School

Listing Date: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110739

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103998

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

HORSECASTLES
1.
1625
(South-east Side)
Sherborne Abbey
V C[C of E] Primary School
ST 6316 1/342
II
2.
Opened 1857; architect Henry Hall (of Duke Street, Adelphi). Stone walls.
Tile roof. Centre block of south-east facing side of 7 gabled bays. In
each end and centre bay, windows of 4 tall narrow lights with cusped heads
and splayed cills; end bays wider, windows of 5-lights. To centre bay,
rose window above projecting gabled porch, tile roof. In east return of
block doorway with pointed head and door with elaborate hinges. To east
again and is recession a 2 storey block of 3 bays in different planes.
Left hand bay has gabled 2-light casement above and 3-light window below;
single light windows in east return of this bay. To right hand again,
2 further window bays with 3-light wood casement and 2-light stone window
above; below, a ledged door in pointed frame and a splayed bay window of
stone.


Listing NGR: ST6357516218

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