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Latitude: 50.9468 / 50°56'48"N
Longitude: -2.5157 / 2°30'56"W
OS Eastings: 363867
OS Northings: 116496
OS Grid: ST638164
Mapcode National: GBR MV.NLGP
Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.V1W
Entry Name: The Abbey Gate House
Listing Date: 30 November 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1110750
English Heritage Legacy ID: 103932
Location: Sherborne, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9
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
No 1 (The Abbey Gate
ST 6316 1/71A 30.11.71.
Now occupied by the Sherborne Museum.
C19. East wall said to incorporate a section of the medieval precinct
wall to the monastery which abutted on to the Cemetery Gate. Stone 2 window
front of 2 storeys and attic to Church Lane. Tiled roof and stone stack.
Stone mullioned windows. Gables to attic windows. Tudor-style doorway
with cambered head. In the middle of an important group.
Bow House, The Cemetery Gate, The Abbey Gate House, No 2 including premises
occupied by Gilham Bros, No 3 including premises occupied by Gilham Bros
form a group with No 88, The Conduit, No 90 and Saints John Building (The
Parade), Cheap Street.
Listing NGR: ST6386516496
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