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Georgian House Including Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9505 / 50°57'1"N

Longitude: -2.5187 / 2°31'7"W

OS Eastings: 363659

OS Northings: 116917

OS Grid: ST636169

Mapcode National: GBR MT.NKP0

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.LKL

Entry Name: Georgian House Including Railings

Listing Date: 28 November 1950

Last Amended: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324382

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103973

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

GREENHILL
1.
1625
(North Side)
Georgian House
including railings
(Formerly listed as
Georgian House)
ST 6316 1/100 28.11.50.
II GV
2.
1843, built on site of the C15 New Inn, demolished about 1843. One of
four 3-storey, 2 window terrace houses with stone ashlar fronts. Frontage
next to Cobblers but set back. Slate gabled roof. Flat giant quoin pilasters,
moulded stone eaves cornice. Moulded architraves to sash windows. 1st
floor windows have stone balconies with unusual iron balustrades. Doorway
has moulded architrave and cornice on console brackets.
Boundary railings between Cobblers and No 4 Greenhill Court: C19. Uprights
alternately straight and alternately looped at top in pairs; finials; lower
uprights also with spear-headed finials. Railings to Greenhill: rails
looped at top in pairs alternate with shorter rails which rise to a lower
rail. Square standards at intervals. Fleur-de-lys finials.

All the listed buildings on the North Side of Greenhill from Newell Cottage
to Belmont: and on the South Side from Delta to premises occupied by Godden
and Curtis form a group.


Listing NGR: ST6365916917

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