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West End House. Horsecastles House. Including Railings and Gate Before Front of House and Railings to Rear

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324336

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103840

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 West Side)
West End House.
Horsecastles 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

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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