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Sherborne House

A Grade II Listed Building in Milborne Port, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.9661 / 50°57'57"N

Longitude: -2.4652 / 2°27'54"W

OS Eastings: 367428

OS Northings: 118618

OS Grid: ST674186

Mapcode National: GBR MX.MF7Y

Mapcode Global: FRA 56QK.9F2

Entry Name: Sherborne House

Listing Date: 15 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1056299

English Heritage Legacy ID: 261920

Location: Milborne Port, South Somerset, Somerset, DT9

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: Milborne Port

Built-Up Area: Milborne Port

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


12/183 Sherborne House


Detached house. C17 and later. Local stone coursed rubble with some Ham stone ashlar dressings, rendered and
colourwashed on front elvation; stone slates (lower half) and plain clay tiles (upper half) to simple gabled roof, East
gable half hipped. 'L' plan. 2 storeys with attic, 4 bay front. Bay 1 has a flat-roofed angled casement bay window
below, blank above; bay 2 has 6 fielded-panel door with glazed toplights in heavy frame under open pediment timber hood
on dentilled brackets, blank above; to lower bays 3 and 4 a C20 casement and a composite 4+12+4 pane sash window, and
above two 3-light plain chamfer mullioned windows with leaded light, tight to eaves. Some C18 leaded casements in east
wall, and another 2-light mullioned window with label low in North gable wall. Inside hall two C16/early C17 doorways;
chamfered beam with wave stop in West room, plain chamfered beams and cross beams in East room, and another C17 door in
lobby: stairs probably C17, and on landing half only of a fine moulded ovolo door frame with elaborate base stop, and
reeded plank door. Probably originally a farm, later an alehouse, and a glove factory in early C20.

Listing NGR: ST6742818618

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