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Latitude: 50.5389 / 50°32'20"N
Longitude: -2.4292 / 2°25'45"W
OS Eastings: 369679
OS Northings: 71106
OS Grid: SY696711
Mapcode National: GBR PZ.4431
Mapcode Global: FRA 57SM.ZBX
Entry Name: Ruins of Church of St Andrew
Listing Date: 16 January 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1205384
English Heritage Legacy ID: 381920
Location: Portland, Dorset, Dorset, DT5
District: Weymouth and Portland
Civil Parish: Portland
Built-Up Area: Weston
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Portland All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY6871 CHURCH OPE ROAD, Easton
969-1/4/28 (South side)
16/01/51 Ruins of Church of St. Andrew
Ruins of former Anglican parish church. C12 lower part part of
chancel walls with N respond of chancel arch and S footings of
nave; reconstructed with a narrower nave in C14; abandoned mid
C18. Rubble with ashlar dressings. Remnants only of walls and
the tower base exist; of the tower the N side has chamfered
pointed arch and walling to c 3m high, as also W. Some parts
of dressed openings to E and S, with 5 plain steps. Nave floor
lower than tower. W wall stands to c 4m and c 3m to N. Former
S aisle indicated by remains of 3 piers with water-holding
bases, and remains of detached shaft with arch from chancel,
down 2 steps. The ruins are much overgrown (May 1991); they
were also disturbed by a bomb during World War II. Site
excavated by J. Merrick Head in 1898.
(Royal Commission on Historical Monuments: Dorset: London:
Listing NGR: SY6967971106
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