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Latitude: 50.9493 / 50°56'57"N
Longitude: -2.5217 / 2°31'18"W
OS Eastings: 363446
OS Northings: 116776
OS Grid: ST634167
Mapcode National: GBR MT.NJY4
Mapcode Global: FRA 56LL.RDN
Entry Name: West End House. Horsecastles House. Including Railings and Gate Before Front of House and Railings to Rear
Listing Date: 4 October 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324336
English Heritage Legacy ID: 103840
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 West Side)
West End House.
Including railings and
gate before front of
house and railings to
ST 6316 1/18
Formerly shown as Horsecastles Farm. Stone house of various dates, part
of it probably C18 or earlier. 2 storeys front to road has been much altered
and has cement-rendering in panel treatment. From right to left hand two
2-light casement windows above and a 3-light sash window below; to left
hand again, a 2-light casement above and a sash window below; to left hand
again, 2-light casement above round-headed doorway; 6-flush panelled door
with top 2 panels glazed, blank tympanum. Blank bay at South end. South
gable end is of ashlar arch has windows with moulded stone frames and keystones,
that to second floor being round-headed.
Front railings have uprights with spiked finials; square standards at intervals
with urn finials; front gate has uprights rising to two different heights.
Railings enclosing rear of house have uprights looped at the top in pairs;
railings extend from north-west corner of house to north corner of south
West End House, Horsecastles House, railings and gate to front, rear, wall
to south of Horsecastles House, and outbuilding to North-West of Horsecastles
House from a group.
Listing NGR: ST6344616776
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