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Digby Estate

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9458 / 50°56'44"N

Longitude: -2.5176 / 2°31'3"W

OS Eastings: 363734

OS Northings: 116388

OS Grid: ST637163

Mapcode National: GBR MT.NRZD

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.T66

Entry Name: Digby Estate

Listing Date: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1152724

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104150

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

1625 (North Side)
Digby Estate
Nos 170 and 171
ST 6316 1/226
2 storey cottage similar to adjacent property but slightly higher. Voluted
stone corbel to kneeler at foot of gable parapet. Part of roof thatched,
pact has patent pantiles. No 170 has on first floor a 3-light window to
right hand and to left hand; on ground floor to either side of doorway,
a sash window without glazing bars; 6-flush-panelled door in frame.
No 171 has to left hand a 3-light casement above and a 2-tier window below;
corrugated iron and thatched roof. To right hand, frontage is higher with
pantile roof; 2-light modern wood casement above and a 3-light stone
mullioned window and 6-flush-panelled door both with dripmould below.

Premises occupied by Mr Hunt, Digby Estate Nos 170 and 171, Cottages known
as Nos 4 and 2, form a group with the Hospital of Saints John the Baptist
and John the Evangelist, Abbey Close.

Listing NGR: ST6372616384

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

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