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The Cedars

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9487 / 50°56'55"N

Longitude: -2.5096 / 2°30'34"W

OS Eastings: 364297

OS Northings: 116709

OS Grid: ST642167

Mapcode National: GBR MV.NG0T

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.Q44

Entry Name: The Cedars

Listing Date: 4 October 1973

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110714

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104035

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

(North-West Side)
The Cedars
ST 6416 2/146 28.11.50.
Unusual front, the detail of which is mostly early C19. The structure
is older and there is a back wing and minor alterations to the front which
appear to be late C19. Front is 2 storey, 6 window, the lower part pebble-
dash, the upper stucco. Between them is a string with incised key-pattern,
and this is returned across the two doorways forming a frieze. The doorways
have Ionic pilasters with pebble-dash panels. Egg-and-dart cornices.
Ground floor has 3 sash windows of which one retains glazing bars. 1st
floor sash windows have glazing bars removed. Shutters. Panel treatment
of incised lines above 1st floor windows. Parapet. Cornice with mutules
and paterae. Roof has 5 hipped dormers. West end of house has to rear
wing a 2 storey bow with 3-light sash windows. Remains of painted sundial,
apparently late C19.

The Red House, Grey Lodge, Forecourt walls and railings to The Red House,
The White Cottage, Wall railings and gate to The White Cottage, Eastbury
House, including carriage entrance to east and garden wall to west, Elizabeth
House, Bracondale, Nos 1 and 2 Cedar Cottages, The Cedars, Garden wall
adjoining The Cedars on the west side, Corby House, Mason Gill, Glenville
and Long Street Post Office form a group.

Listing NGR: ST6429716709

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

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