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Part of Sherborne School on Exterior of North Transept of Abbey Church

A Grade I Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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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

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1172618

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103825

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

(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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