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Chapel of the Resurrection at Church of St Peter

A Grade II Listed Building in Central, Bournemouth

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Latitude: 50.7203 / 50°43'12"N

Longitude: -1.8752 / 1°52'30"W

OS Eastings: 408908

OS Northings: 91189

OS Grid: SZ089911

Mapcode National: GBR X7N.WT

Mapcode Global: FRA 67Y5.R95

Plus Code: 9C2WP4CF+4W

Entry Name: Chapel of the Resurrection at Church of St Peter

Listing Date: 1 August 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324705

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101759

Location: Bournemouth Central, Bournemouth, Christchurch and Poole, BH1

County: Bournemouth

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Bournemouth

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Bournemouth Town Centre

Church of England Diocese: Winchester

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 22/03/2017

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Chapel of the Resurrection at Church of St Peter

1925-6 by Sir Ninian Comper, as mortuary chapel. Plain exterior, Tudor style, of stone. Flat parapet to roof raised pedimentally at west end over canopied sculpture of Crucifixion over doorway. Flat-roofed east vestry. Interior of Quattrocento type: two-bay arcades of stone Tuscan columns supporting groined plaster vault.

Bas-relief Majestas over altar in elliptical vesica with 10 radiating finials.

The Church of St Peter, Churchyard Cross, Lychgate, Chape1 of the Resurrection,
and 2 groups of gravestones form a group.

Listing NGR: SZ0890891188

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