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Public Weighbridge House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9462 / 50°56'46"N

Longitude: -2.5166 / 2°30'59"W

OS Eastings: 363802

OS Northings: 116434

OS Grid: ST638164

Mapcode National: GBR MV.NL76

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.TN6

Entry Name: Public Weighbridge House

Listing Date: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110735

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103989

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)
Public Weighbridge House
ST 6316 1/337
C18. Small semi-circular structure with curved surface of brick to rear
and arch of stone to street. Peaked roof. Round-headed arch with panelled
spandrels, panelled pilasters and architrave, frieze and cornice over.
Wood door with cover strips which bears a plaque stating that the weigh-
bridge itself was removed for road widening in 1950.

Public Weighbridge House and Former Church House form a group with the
Hospital of Saints John the Baptist and John the Evangelist and with the
Abbey Church of St Mary in Abbey Close.

Listing NGR: ST6380216434

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

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