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Ospringe House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.95 / 50°56'59"N

Longitude: -2.5163 / 2°30'58"W

OS Eastings: 363829

OS Northings: 116855

OS Grid: ST638168

Mapcode National: GBR MV.ND94

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.MHM

Entry Name: Ospringe House

Listing Date: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110662

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104112

Location: Sherborne, Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Sherborne

Built-Up Area: 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

1625 (South Side)
No 8
[Ospringe House]
ST 6316 1/381
Early to mid Cl9 front. 2 storeys and basement. 3 windows and 1 blind
panel above; sash windows 3 panes wide. On ground floor, paired sash window
to left hand with stone dressings and dripmould. Sash window to right
hand also with dripmould. 4 stone steps lead up to stone doorway with
pointed head; plain ashlar spandrels; square dripmould. 6 flush-panelled
door with triangular fanlight over. Slate gabled roof, moulded stone eaves
cornice. Painted brick fronts; colour washed stone basement.

Nos 8 to 12 (even) and the western range of No 16 (Hunt's Dairies) form
a group with the North wing of Digby Estate Office, Cheap Street.

Listing NGR: ST6382916855

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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