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The Shell

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9489 / 50°56'55"N

Longitude: -2.5087 / 2°30'31"W

OS Eastings: 364359

OS Northings: 116727

OS Grid: ST643167

Mapcode National: GBR MV.NG7B

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.QH0

Entry Name: The Shell

Listing Date: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324401

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104066

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

LONG STREET
1.
1625
(South-East Side)
ST 6416 2/165 The Shell
II GV
2.
Probably C17 origin. L-shaped block of 2 storeys formerly with a drain
or passageway through centre of block to road. The building has recently
been restored and has internally been extensively altered to form one dwelling.
Stone rubble walls (recently re-pointed). New plain clay tile gabled roof
(new roof timbers). Road front of 2 window bays. To first floor, widely
spaced 2-light casement windows with small panes. On ground floor, two
3-light casements; 6-panelled door in frame. New window openings and staircase
to rear wing.

Digby Estate Nos 271 to 274 (consec), Wyekham Cottage, Fernleigh; The Shell;
Mistletoe Cottage; Fairfields; The Malt House; Eastfields; Tyndall; Linden,
The Cottage and Corner House form a group.


Listing NGR: ST6435916727

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