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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1324401
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104066
Location: Sherborne, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9
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
ST 6416 2/165 The Shell
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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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