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The George Hotel

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9503 / 50°57'1"N

Longitude: -2.5171 / 2°31'1"W

OS Eastings: 363771

OS Northings: 116889

OS Grid: ST637168

Mapcode National: GBR MV.ND3K

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.M5M

Entry Name: The George Hotel

Listing Date: 28 November 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152388

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103997

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

HIGHER CHEAP STREET
1.
1625
(East Side)
The George Hotel
ST 6316 1/70 28.11.50.
II GV
2.
2 storey frontage set back. Said to be of early C16 date and to have formed
part of Becket's Chapel or Hospital. Passage through to George Street
has moulded stone 4-centred arch. Apart from this the front is much altered.
New roughcast. Four widely spaced altered sash windows to 1st floor.
Wood casements and sash windows, including three small bays, below. Flat
painted architrave and altered hood to main doorway. Roof has plaintiles
at front and back except over passageway at south end which has a covering
of stone slates. Moulded beams internally; 4-centred fireplace; to the
side, a spice cupboard with ventilator holes.

Forms a group with Nos 1 to 15 (odd) Cheap Street.


Listing NGR: ST6377116889

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