This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
1. BOSCOMBE 5186 Gloucester road
Bournemouth East Cemetery Chapels.
SZ 1292 30/302
1897, architect F W Lacey (Borough Engineer). Usual pattern of Church of England and Non-Conformist Chapels linked by central former porch in this case with good Rayonnant style spire; the rest are in Early English styles. Materials are rough-faced rubble and decorated with ashlar quoins and dressings; spire in Portland stone. Tiled roofs. Not symmetrical: gable and lancet triplet to right hand chapel, short link passage to left hand chapel. Angled bay to NE. Main feature is the spire which springs from a gabled arcade with pinnacles. The 3 stage tower has pierced parapets and corner finials ant an unusual combination of diagonal and corner buttresses. Large 2 light decorated window to belfry, gabled image niche (with statue) below. Main entrance with triangular label.
Listing NGR: SZ1206692607
© Mr Trevor Fenwick. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Fenwick, Trevor
Rights Holder: Fenwick, Trevor
Ashlar, Rubble, Tile, Victorian Nonconformist Chapel, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Chapel, Place Of Worship
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