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A Grade II* Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9516 / 50°57'5"N

Longitude: -2.5219 / 2°31'18"W

OS Eastings: 363438

OS Northings: 117037

OS Grid: ST634170

Mapcode National: GBR MT.NBX9

Mapcode Global: FRA 56LL.KBJ

Entry Name: Emerenciana

Listing Date: 28 November 1950

Last Amended: 4 October 1973

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110756

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103941

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

in the entry for

[ Formerly listed as
ST 6317 3/268 Nethercombe Farm
(Farmhouse and barn) ]

The grade shall be amended to read II* (star)


(North-East Side)
[Formerly listed as
Nethercombe Farm
(Farmhouse and barn)]
ST 6317 3/268 28.11.50.
L-shaped block incorparting medieval masonry probably from the Church of
St Emerenciana, which by Leland's time in C16 had fallen down. Chamfered
projecting course of eaves. C14 or C15 pointed stone doorway with modern
wrought iron gate. North wing has been re-roofed with tile. Gable end
facing road, has blocked 2-light window, C14 in date. Main front is at
right angles to road and is 2 storey with wood casements. The further
end is probably C17 and formerly had lead glazing to casements. Saint
Emerenciana is included in the Sherborne Missal (see Jo Fowler, "Medieval

Listing NGR: ST6343817037

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