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Beech Cottage and Garden Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9507 / 50°57'2"N

Longitude: -2.5059 / 2°30'21"W

OS Eastings: 364557

OS Northings: 116925

OS Grid: ST645169

Mapcode National: GBR MV.NGXN

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.KKJ

Entry Name: Beech Cottage and Garden Gate

Listing Date: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152677

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104129

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

(South-East Side)
Beech Cottage
and garden gate
ST 6416 2/262
Two 2-storey stone rubble parallel ranges. Front range; late C18 to early
C19 probably. Rear range later; slate roof. Colourwashed cement rendered
entrance front at right angles to road. Plaintile roof. 2 windows above,
one at either end; 2 windows and door (to left hand) below. Sash windows
with glazing bars intact. Doorway has recent hood on shaped brackets;
6-panelled door, top 2 panels glazed; ledged reveals. Gable end to road,
3-light leaded attic casement above. Wrought iron gate before path to
main entrance; arrow shaped finials to lower rails and curvilinear pattern
above; spear-headed finials above topmost horizontal rail.

Beech Cottage and garden gate, north-west boundary wall to Beech Cottage,
Castle Farmhouse, boundary wall to south-west of Castle Farmhouse, Digby
Estate No 9, Digby Estate No 10, wall adjoining to the north and outbuilding
at north end of wall of Digby Estate No 10, outbuilding attached to south-
west end of Digby Estate Nos 275 and 276, Digby Estate Nos 275 and 276,
and outhouse to south-east end of Nos 275 and 276 form a group with outhouses
to Castle Farm and enclosing wall on north-east side of Osborne Road (North-
west side).

Listing NGR: ST6455816921

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

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