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Church of St Mary

A Grade I Listed Building in Winterbourne Abbas, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.7127 / 50°42'45"N

Longitude: -2.5414 / 2°32'28"W

OS Eastings: 361873

OS Northings: 90482

OS Grid: SY618904

Mapcode National: GBR PV.VPQ9

Mapcode Global: FRA 57K6.9RB

Plus Code: 9C2VPF75+3F

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1229078

English Heritage Legacy ID: 403853

Location: Winterbourne Abbas, Dorset, DT2

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Winterbourne Abbas

Built-Up Area: Winterbourne Abbas

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: The Winterbournes

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Description

WINTERBOURNE ABEAS
SY 69 SW DORCHESTER ROAD
(south side)

6/152 Church of St Mary
26-1-56
GV I

Parish Church. C13 nave and chancel originally, with C14 rebuilding in chancel,
C15 widening of nave to north, west tower, rood stair, C16 blocking of entrance
to former south chapel, C17 porch, C18 east hall of chancel and nave buttress.
Coursed rubble-stone and flint walls, with dressings of Ridgeway and Ham Hill
stone. Slate roofs:- West Tower, 3 stages, with set-back buttresses, north
newel stair. The 2-light bell openings have segmental-pointed heads. Nave
of 3 windows, aisleless, Chancel of 2 windows. Good refenestration of nave
in C15, uncusped 3-light window with vertical tracery in south wall.

For full architectural description and fittings:
(RCHM Dorset II, p.381 (1))


Listing NGR: SY6187290480

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