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Boundary Walls to Harper House Along Hound Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9486 / 50°56'54"N

Longitude: -2.5143 / 2°30'51"W

OS Eastings: 363965

OS Northings: 116694

OS Grid: ST639166

Mapcode National: GBR MV.NDT0

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.N9P

Entry Name: Boundary Walls to Harper House Along Hound Street

Listing Date: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324370

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104015

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)
Boundary Walls to
Harper House along
Hound Street
ST 6316 1/130A
II GV
2.
C19. High wall of stone rubble with plain stone capping to west of house.
This has doorway of ashlar with pilasters and entablature; 9-panelled
door. To east of house, wall of similar height. At west end, a round
headed arch and flush-panelled door. Wall then descends in height and
turns inward, forming a concave wing; panelled pier with moulded and
peaked capping at its extremity. A matching pier and wing to other side
of entrance. Wall then rises in height and continues for a further short
distance to the north-east.

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


Listing NGR: ST6396516694

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