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Harper House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9485 / 50°56'54"N

Longitude: -2.5141 / 2°30'50"W

OS Eastings: 363982

OS Northings: 116690

OS Grid: ST639166

Mapcode National: GBR MV.NDW6

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.NCW

Entry Name: Harper House

Listing Date: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324351

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104014

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

HOUND STREET
1.
1625
(South-East Side)
Harper House
ST 6316 1/130
II GV
2.
Now a boarding house for Sherborne School. Early C19 stucco house to which
a later C19 building has been added. Hipped slate roof, wide eaves.
West garden front has good trellis veranda. West front also has doorway
with fluted architrave and paterae to angle blocks. South front of 2-storeys
2 window bays; balconies and French windows to 1st floor. Contemporary
staircase. White and blue stone floor in vestibule.

Nos 16 to 20 (even), Harper House and Boundary walls to Harper House
along Hound Street form a group.


Listing NGR: ST6398216690

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