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Digby Estate

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9519 / 50°57'6"N

Longitude: -2.5038 / 2°30'13"W

OS Eastings: 364705

OS Northings: 117062

OS Grid: ST647170

Mapcode National: GBR MV.N9H1

Mapcode Global: FRA 56NL.DCH

Entry Name: Digby Estate

Listing Date: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110675

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104136

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

(South-East Side)
Digby Estate
Nos 275 and 276
ST 6417 4/265
Forms continuous range along Oborne Road with outhouse to south-west (Item
265B). Late C17 or early C18 core, exterior now altered. L-shaped stone
farmhouse. Former stone slate roof has been replaced by modern plaintile
roof. Entrance front faces towards railway. South-east facing wing of
entrance front: five 2-light wood casements with small panes above and
2 large k-light wood casements with small panes below; 6-flush panelled
door at right hand end. South-west facing wing of entrance front of 1
bay in 2 storeys and attic; modern casement dormer; 2-light wood casement
on first floor and another on ground floor.

Beech Cottage and garden gate, north-west boundary wall to Beech Cottage,
Castle Farmhouse, boundary wall to south-west of Castle Farmhouse, Digby
Estate No 9, Digby Estate No 10, wall adjoining to the north and outbuilding
at north end of wall of Digby Estate No 10, outbuilding attached to south-
west end of Digby Estate Nos 275 and 276, Digby Estate Nos 275 and 276,
and outhouse to south-east end of Nos 275 and 276 form a group with outhouses
to Castle Farm and enclosing wall on north-east side of Osborne Road (North-
west side).

Listing NGR: ST6470617059

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

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