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The Green

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9505 / 50°57'1"N

Longitude: -2.518 / 2°31'4"W

OS Eastings: 363711

OS Northings: 116912

OS Grid: ST637169

Mapcode National: GBR MT.NKVH

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.LVC

Entry Name: The Green

Listing Date: 28 November 1950

Last Amended: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152275

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103956

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 Side)
The Green
(Formerly listed under
ST 6316 1/114 28.11.50.
Formerly The Angel Inn. The building partly closes the vista at the top
of Greenhill. Since 1865 a "House" belonging to Sherborne School. It consists
of attached buildings of various dates, but the only part of architectural
interest is the front facing west. This appears to be C18 with alterations.
It is a 5 window stucco front. 2 storeys basement and attics. Slate roof
with gable-ends and stone parapet coping, 2 dormers. Projecting Tuscan
porch with flight of entrance steps. Round-headed doorway with fanlight;
the inscription "Licensed to let post horses" written in frieze of entablature.
The upper storey of the porch is a square bay having sash windows with
moulded pilaster strips between them. Blind boxes to windows, cornice
to head of bay. Other windows are C18 sashes, those to ls.L floor having
shutters. At left hand side of ground floor there is a splayed bay with
dentil cornice.

The listed buildings on the North Side of The Green (with The Cottage adjoining
The Green) form a group.

Listing NGR: ST6371416864

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

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