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Church of St Andrew

A Grade II Listed Building in Winterborne Houghton, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8388 / 50°50'19"N

Longitude: -2.2566 / 2°15'23"W

OS Eastings: 382029

OS Northings: 104398

OS Grid: ST820043

Mapcode National: GBR 1ZK.6BM

Mapcode Global: FRA 665W.6PR

Plus Code: 9C2VRPQV+G9

Entry Name: Church of St Andrew

Listing Date: 14 July 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1305141

English Heritage Legacy ID: 103380

Location: Winterborne Houghton, Dorset, DT11

County: Dorset

Civil Parish: Winterborne Houghton

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Winterbourne Houghton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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6/104 Church of St Andrew
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Parish church, 1861 by T H Wyatt. Flint with random rubble, banded brick and
flint, part rendered, tiled roofs. Plan: nave, chancel, west tower, south porch,
north aisle and vestry. North arcade now blocked to form parish room in former
aisle. Embattled 2 stage tower has a pointed west window of 3-lights and
Perpendicular tracery. Above are twin lancets. Belfry has 2-light square-
headed Perpendicular windows with returned labels. All other windqws are Cl9
with Perpendicular tracery and have square, pointed or segmental-pointed heads
and are of 1, 2 or 3 lights. Gabled south porch. Plank door with wrought-iron
strap hinges.

Internal features: 3 bay, blocked, stilted, segmental pointed arcade on octagonal
columns with moulded capitals and bases; pointed chancel arch of 2 hollow
chamfered orders, the innermost of which dies into the responds; tower arch of
2 chamfered orders dying into the responds; nave has hammer beam roof with
arch-braced collars, king-posts and struts; chancel has wagoon roof; C15 font
with octagonal bowl, with quatrefoil panels enclosing leaf carving all on an
octagonal stem; other fittings largely C19. (RCHM, Dorset, vol.III, p.297,
no. 1. Newman, J. and Pevsner, N. The Buildings of England: Dorset, 1972,
p.481. )

Listing NGR: ST8202904398

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