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The Cemetery Gate

A Grade I Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9468 / 50°56'48"N

Longitude: -2.5157 / 2°30'56"W

OS Eastings: 363870

OS Northings: 116503

OS Grid: ST638165

Mapcode National: GBR MV.NLGN

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.V1V

Entry Name: The Cemetery Gate

Listing Date: 28 November 1950

Last Amended: 4 October 1973

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324354

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103931

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

CHURCH LANE
1.
1625
(South Side)
The Cemetery Gate
(Formery listed as
Abbey Gateway)
ST 6316 1/71 28.11.50.
I GV
2.
The Cemetery Gate to the Abbey precincts. C15. High 4-centred moulded
archway spans the Lane. On left hand buttress with 3 offsets. Above arch
are remains of 3 niches, one retaining crocketed head and pinnacles. Iron
hooks for gate butts remain.

Bow House, The Cemetery Gate, The Abbey Gate House, No 2 including premises
occupied by Gilham Bros, No 3 including premises occupied by Gilham Bros
form a group with No 88, The Conduit, No 90 and Saints John Building (The
Parade), Cheap Street.


Listing NGR: ST6387516505

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