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The Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9503 / 50°57'1"N

Longitude: -2.5143 / 2°30'51"W

OS Eastings: 363968

OS Northings: 116892

OS Grid: ST639168

Mapcode National: GBR MV.NDSC

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.N8W

Entry Name: The Manor House

Listing Date: 28 November 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110696

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104091

Location: Sherborne, West 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 (North Side)
The Manor House
ST 6316 1/181 28.11.50.
This house is said to have a C15 or C16 origin. The front as existing
appears to be largely early or mid C19 Gothic Revival work, but the central
oriel may be partly original. Front is 2 storey, 3 window, stone, with
two gables. Between these is a carved parapet. 4-light stone mullioned
windows with cusped heads to lights, the central 1st floor window being
an oriel. 4-centred arch and carved spandrels to doorway. East side has
two large splayed bays with french windows. The L-shaped wing at the back
is in a simpler style. Interior has interesting early Gothic Revival woodwork.

Digby Estate No 31, Sherborne Youth Club, East part of same range, Sherborne
House, Front and rear garden walls of Sherborne House, No 41, The Manor
House, 3 cottages next to The Manor House, 2 cottages adjoining, Nos 57
to 93 (odd) and north-east boundary wall to Newland Close form a group.

Listing NGR: ST6396816892

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

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