Parish Church Of St Andrew

Date:
27 Aug 2000
Location:
Parish Church Of St Andrew, Burstock, West Dorset, Dorset, DT8 3LL
Reference:
IOE01/02492/04
Type:
Photograph (Digital)

Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

ST 40 SW BURSTOCK BURSTOCK VILLAGE 11-11-1966 4/74 Parish Church of St Andrew

GV II*

Parish Church. Nave, possibly C12 core, C15 west tower, and north chapel, C20 chancel and south porch. Restoration of 1877. Ham stone ashlar walls. Slate roofs with stone gable-copings and cross at east gable. West Tower, 3 stages with diagonal and right-angle buttresses, with set-offs. Bell-openings with Y-tracery. Crenellated parapet with renewed pinnacles. Gargoyles. West doorway, pointed, with moulded jambs. Nave, 2 windows, single light and 3-light stone mullions with 4-centred heads. Separate labels over. South porch with stone slab and slate roof with a stone gable-coping. Entrance with pointed segmental head and chamfered jambs. Inner doorway with continuous roll-moulded jambs, C12. Chancel has 3-light East window with intersecting tracery. Stopped label over. Interior: large tower-arch to nave with pointed head. Door up high beside the south jamb. C15 chancel-arch of 2 respond-orders with casement moulding in between. Nave and chancel both have plastered barrel ceiling.

Font: cylindrical stone bowl, with large rope-moulding round the centre, lead-lined, C12. Moulded stone stem is C20. Piscina: N. chapel, south wall, recess with ogee head and square drain, C15.

Source: R.C.H.M. Dorset I, p 56(1).

Listing NGR: ST4222602914

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0292 IOE Records taken by Nigel Budden; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Nigel Budden. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Budden, Nigel

Rights Holder: Budden, Nigel

Keywords

Ashlar, Ham Hill Stone, Slate, Medieval Parish Church, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Church, Place Of Worship

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