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Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Bothenhampton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.73 / 50°43'48"N

Longitude: -2.7353 / 2°44'7"W

OS Eastings: 348198

OS Northings: 92526

OS Grid: SY481925

Mapcode National: GBR PP.LK77

Mapcode Global: FRA 5754.S72

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 19 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118755

English Heritage Legacy ID: 105058

Location: Bothenhampton, West Dorset, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Bothenhampton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bridport St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text




Parish church. Rebuilt entirely in 1863, (though dated 1809 on
east gable). Rubble stone walls. Slate roofs. Nave and Chancel
North aisle. South porch. Stone gable-copings at west gable and
east gable,west gable with moulded kneelers. Stone sanctus bell-
cote at west gable with a pitched roof. Stone cross at east gable.
One storey. 3 windows (nave), and 2 windows (chancel). Single
lancets with deep-chamfered,jambs. Nave has a 2-light windows
with Y-tracery, and chamfered label over. Lozenge-leaded and
stained glass lights. South porch, of dressed stone with a slate
roof. Stone gable-copings with roll-kneelers and trefoiled apex-
block. Pointed-arch entrance with straight-chamfered jambs, and
a chamfered label over. 2-leaf plank door with strap hinges.
Interior: north arcade of 3 bays with octagonal piers and moulded
capitals. Chancel-arch has 2 pairs of responds and moulded
capitals. Collar-beam roof with king-posts and transverse
strutting. Font: Purbeck marble basin, with fleurons, spread
arrows and blind-arch ornament, c.early Cl3. Stone cylindrical
stem and scalloped base.
RCHM Dorset I, p 30(2).

Listing NGR: SY4819892526

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