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Custos Lodge at Sherborne School

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9476 / 50°56'51"N

Longitude: -2.517 / 2°31'1"W

OS Eastings: 363774

OS Northings: 116593

OS Grid: ST637165

Mapcode National: GBR MV.NL3D

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.TF3

Plus Code: 9C2VWFXM+35

Entry Name: Custos Lodge at Sherborne School

Listing Date: 4 October 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324333

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103833

Location: Sherborne, Dorset, DT9

County: 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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(South East Side)
Custos Lodge at
Sherborne School
SP 6316 1/281
1853. Architects: R C Carpenter and W H Slater, probably. South front
to Quadrangle of 1 storey and attic. Plain-tile roof with stone coping
and kneelers; stone walls, ashlar quoins. To right hand above, 2-light
mullioned window with gable over each light with four-centred head, and
carved spandrels. To left hand above, small projecting corbelled chimney
stack with small single-light cusp-headed window to right hand. On ground
floor at right hand end a 2-centred stone doorway, moulded; door with cover
strips and elaborate hinges; to left hand again, a 3-light window and a
single light window, each light with four-centred head. In west gable
end, a two-light window above and below; four-centred heads to lights;
dripmoulds. Entrance to Custos Lodge through the adjoining Tower [See
Sherborne School, North Block].

The following buildings of Sherborne School surround the greens immediately
to the north of the Abbey Church of St Mary and form a group with themselves
and with the Abbey Church of St Mary.

Listing NGR: ST6377416593

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