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Latitude: 50.9468 / 50°56'48"N
Longitude: -2.5171 / 2°31'1"W
OS Eastings: 363765
OS Northings: 116497
OS Grid: ST637164
Mapcode National: GBR MV.NL2M
Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.TD6
Entry Name: Part of Sherborne School on Exterior of North Transept of Abbey Church
Listing Date: 28 November 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1172618
English Heritage Legacy ID: 103825
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
(South East Side)
Part of Sherborne School
on Exterior of North
Transept of Abbey Church
ST 6316 1/3 28.11.50.
2-storey building with a part-roof forming a passage of "slype" at the
South end of the east cloister range. Two C13 vaulted chambers on the
lower floor, eastern one with quadripartite vault and western one with
two parallel barrel vaults. External staircase leads to upper floor.
Large C16 buttress against the west wall of the passage [see RCHM "West
Dorset" and literature in Sherborne School].
The following buildings of Sherborne School surround the greens immediately
to the north of the Abbey Church of St Mary and form a group with themselves
and with the Abbey Church of St Mary.
Listing NGR: ST6373316544
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