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GAINSBOROUGH HOUSE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: GAINSBOROUGH HOUSE

List entry Number: 1110676

Location

GAINSBOROUGH HOUSE, SOUTH STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Sherborne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 28-Nov-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 104141

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SOUTH STREET 1. 1625 (North-East Side) Gainsborough House ST 6316 1/221A 28.11.50. II GV 2. This comprises the range attached to the north-east end of Duck House. one wing with extension. North wing of late medieval origin with roof timbers dating from this period. North wing slightly higher and projecting slightly forward. 2 storeys. 2 window bays. Stone slate roof with coping. Parapet. Rendered front. Sash windows above; 2-light casements with small panes below. Lean-to addition incorporating present entrance to house at south end. Southern wing of 2 storeys, 3 window bays. Plaintile roof with stone coping. Stone front. Wall and door to south of house.

Nos 1 to 8 (consec), Duck House including garden wall and railings, Gainsborough House including Dwarf wall, railings and gate, outbuilding to south of Gainsborough House, gate piers to the Old Bidewell, The Antique Shop, Lodbourne Hall, Ye Olde Cottage including garden walls and railings form a group.

Listing NGR: ST6399516374

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National Grid Reference: ST 63995 16374

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