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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.


List entry Number: 1110756



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: 04-Oct-1973

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 103941

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in the entry for

COOMBE 1. 1625 (NORTH-EAST SIDE) Emerenciana [ Formerly listed as ST 6317 3/268 Nethercombe Farm (Farmhouse and barn) ] II

The grade shall be amended to read II* (star)


COOMBE 1. 1625 (North-East Side) Emerenciana [Formerly listed as Nethercombe Farm (Farmhouse and barn)] ST 6317 3/268 28.11.50. II 2. L-shaped block incorparting medieval masonry probably from the Church of St Emerenciana, which by Leland's time in C16 had fallen down. Chamfered projecting course of eaves. C14 or C15 pointed stone doorway with modern wrought iron gate. North wing has been re-roofed with tile. Gable end facing road, has blocked 2-light window, C14 in date. Main front is at right angles to road and is 2 storey with wood casements. The further end is probably C17 and formerly had lead glazing to casements. Saint Emerenciana is included in the Sherborne Missal (see Jo Fowler, "Medieval Sherborne").

Listing NGR: ST6343817037

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Fowler, J, Medieval Sherborne

National Grid Reference: ST 63438 17037


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