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78 79 81 83 84

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8289 / 51°49'44"N

Longitude: -1.7437 / 1°44'37"W

OS Eastings: 417755

OS Northings: 214511

OS Grid: SP177145

Mapcode National: GBR 4R6.9Y2

Mapcode Global: VHB28.Q9H8

Entry Name: 78 79 81 83 84

Listing Date: 2 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340817

English Heritage Legacy ID: 130663

Location: Sherborne, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL54

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Sherborne

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Sherborne St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 1714
9/226 Nos 78, 79, 81, 83 and 84
(formerly listed as Nos 78-84
2.8.83 inclusive)

Former almshouses now divided into five. Early Cl9. Ashlar.
Artificial stone slate roof. Three C20 ashlar stacks. One C20
dressed stone stack. Long rectangular plan with gables brought
forwards on north to form a 'U'-shaped plan. Gables project
forwards very slightly on north front. 1 1/2 storeys. Symmetrical
north front with central gable with 2-light casement with stopped
hood to first floor over wide 4-centred arched entrance. Two half
dormers with single-light casements within chamfered stone
surrounds either side of central gable. Two-light casements to
first floor of wings. C20 part-glazed door to right-hand gable
similar door set back within archway at centre of facade. Plank
door with single pane to left-hand gable. Doorways to gables with
stopped hoods. C19 plank doors within 4-centred arched surrounds
in gable ends. One Cl9 plank door and two C20 glazed or part-
glazed doors in south front. Gable-end and axial stacks. Flat
canopy at gable ends and to dormers. Moulded kneelers.
Interiors not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP1775514511

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