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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1119975



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Wareham Town

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-May-1952

Date of most recent amendment: 08-Apr-1976

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 108078

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1. 5190 SOUTH STREET (West Side)

Unitarian Church (formerly listed as Unitarian Chapel) SY 9287 1/39 7.5.52.


2. Opened on 29 September, 1830. Stucco. Tetrastyle Roman Ionic portico on high bases, with 7 steps up between panelled retaining walls, and with full entablature and blocking course. Blind wall on either side, with round-headed panels and full entablature. Central attic with panelled flanking pilasters, cornice and pediment. 4-panelled double doors with ornamental lamp bracket over. Courtyard paved with stone setts. Interior. Gallery on 2 slender Tuscan columns along east side: entablature, panelling and cornice. Clock by Edward Wilkins of Newport, Isle of Wight. Other fittings late C19, including communion rail and rails to pulpit with very elaborate iron balusters, excellent organ in elaborate Gothic manner, modern neo-classical organ and brass pulpit (1903).

Nos 2 to 10 (even), The Unitarian Chapel, Nos 12 to 32 (even) And Holy Trinity Gallery form a group.

Listing NGR: SY9231287304

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National Grid Reference: SY 92312 87304


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