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The Red House. Grey Lodge. Forecourt Walls and Railings to the Red House.

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.948 / 50°56'52"N

Longitude: -2.5121 / 2°30'43"W

OS Eastings: 364117

OS Northings: 116631

OS Grid: ST641166

Mapcode National: GBR MV.NFD1

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.WMD

Entry Name: The Red House. Grey Lodge. Forecourt Walls and Railings to the Red House.

Listing Date: 28 November 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152478

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104030

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

LONG STREET
1.
1625
(North-West Side)
ST 6416 2/141 28.11.50. The Red House.
- Grey Lodge.
- Forecourt walls and
railings to
The Red House.
II* GV
2.
Red House:-
Late C17 refronted early to mid C18. Two storey, 5 window red brick front
behind garden and above road level. Stone plinth, cornice, parapet and
chamfered quoins. Flat stone window architraves with key-blocks. Stone
doorway, perhaps later, has rusticated round-headed opening, Tuscan pilasters
and entalature. 6-panelled door, altered, fanlight. Extending forward
from either side are low curving screen walls of brick, continued south
at a lower level as far as garden and railings. Red brick and stone dwarf
wall with stone coping. Stone piers with capping. C19 railings; uprights
with spiked finials; panelled standards. Late C17 and C18 panelling within;
fire place surround; staircase. Grey Lodge is a rubble built extension
of 2 storeys, 2 window bays to right hand. Parapet. Peaked slate roof
with 1 box dormer. Parapet. Sash windows 3 panes wide with sagging lintels
to first floor. A long, 1 storey, probably C19, addition against east
garden wall.
Stone slate roofs to rear of The Red House and Grey Lodge.

The Red House, Grey Lodge, Forecourt walls and railings to The Red House,
The White Cottage, Wall railings and gate to The White Cottage, Eastbury
House, including carriage entrance to east and garden wall to west, Elizabeth
House, Bracondale, Nos 1 and 2 Cedar Cottages, The Cedars, Garden wall
adjoining The Cedars on the west side, Corby House, Mason Gill, Glenville
and Long Street Post Office form a group.


Listing NGR: ST6411716631

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