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Cemetery Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Talbot and Branksome Woods, Bournemouth

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Latitude: 50.7342 / 50°44'3"N

Longitude: -1.8731 / 1°52'23"W

OS Eastings: 409048

OS Northings: 92742

OS Grid: SZ090927

Mapcode National: GBR X7V.TY

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Z4.D35

Entry Name: Cemetery Chapel

Listing Date: 27 February 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108810

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101909

Location: Bournemouth, BH3

County: Bournemouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Talbot and Branksome Woods

Built-Up Area: Bournemouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

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Listing Text

(North East Side)
Cemetery Chapel
SZ 0992 21/195


1877-8, C C Creeke. Elaborately picturesque Decorated style, Purbeck stone with
Bath stone bands and dressings, big foliage corbels to eaves cornice. Gables
of nave and transepts all have similar composition of intricate wheel window
over 5 cinquefoiled lancets, below these, to west and south, trefoil-headed doorway.
Nave windows are cinquefoiled lancets. Polygonal apse has 2-light Geometrical
windows. In angle of south transept, buttressed tower with traceried frieze
and foliated cornice, supporting octagonal spire with 2-light gabled windows
alternating with statues on high plinths, blind lucarnes higher up. In angle
of north transept, canted projection supporting polygonal turret.

Listing NGR: SZ0904892742

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

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