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Latitude: 50.9487 / 50°56'55"N
Longitude: -2.5161 / 2°30'57"W
OS Eastings: 363842
OS Northings: 116710
OS Grid: ST638167
Mapcode National: GBR MV.NDCS
Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.MMH
Entry Name: The General Post Office
Listing Date: 4 October 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1110771
English Heritage Legacy ID: 103884
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
(North East side)
(The General Post Office).
ST 6316 1/306
Mid Cl9 probably. 2 storeys. 5 window bays. Ham stone front. Finely
dressed ashlar 1st floor; ground floor rusticated with cornice above.
Moulded eaves cornice with modillions above a frieze. 1st floor sash windows
3 panes wide with moulded architraves, cornice, frieze and sills. Wider
3 panes wide windows below. Central doorway with tall moulded architrave
frame; moulded cornice on carved trusses; rectangular fanlight; 6-panelled
door. Originally a private residence.
Nos 29 to 53 (odd) and No 53A form a group.
Listing NGR: ST6384216710
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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