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Latitude: 50.7149 / 50°42'53"N
Longitude: -2.4396 / 2°26'22"W
OS Eastings: 369059
OS Northings: 90680
OS Grid: SY690906
Mapcode National: GBR PY.RF8B
Mapcode Global: FRA 57S6.1DH
Entry Name: Roman Catholic Church of Our Lady, Queen of Martyrs and St Michael
Listing Date: 8 May 1975
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1119061
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104360
Location: Dorchester, West Dorset, Dorset, DT1
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Dorchester
Built-Up Area: Dorchester
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Dorchester and West Stafford
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
HIGH WEST STREET
Roman Catholic Church of
Our Lady, Queen of Martyrs
and St Michael
SY 6990 7/242
1889. Originally the Church of St Michael at Westport, Wareham: removed here
in 1906-7. Architect: Canon A Scoles. Rock-faced Portland with ashlar dressings.
Pitched slate roof with tile cresting and coped gables. 1 storey. Aisleless.
Corner buttresses and buttresses along west side. North end has 3 simple lancets
with linked hood moulds, string above, rose window with bar tracery and hoodmould
above that, and pointed niche with statue of Virgin and Child in gable end.
West side has planked double doors in moulded pointed arch with hoodmould and
plain tympanum. 6 pairs of paired lancets with hood moulds
Nos 13 to 15 (consec), The Old Ship Public House, No 18, 19, The Royal Oak Public
House, Nos 21 to 24 (consec) and Church of Our Lady form a group.
Listing NGR: SY6905990680
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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