CHURCH OF THE HOLY SPIRIT AND ST EDWARD

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1304342

Date first listed: 21-Mar-1983

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF THE HOLY SPIRIT AND ST EDWARD, VICTORIA AVENUE

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF THE HOLY SPIRIT AND ST EDWARD, VICTORIA AVENUE

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

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck (District Authority)

Parish: Swanage

National Grid Reference: SZ 02965 79095

Summary

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

VICTORIA AVENUE 1. 5190 Church of the Holy Spirit and St Edward SZ 0279 SE 5/145 II

2. Roman Catholic. Built 1904. Designed by Canon A Scoles. Purbeck Stone walls. Modern tiled roof. Nave chancel, west (liturgical south) transept. Open bell-cote over crossing. Built in a "Decorated" Gothic style. The "west" (the north) wall has a central arched doorway with a sculptured tympanum. Above this is a large traceried window. Two-light traceried windows to the nave. The interior has plastered walls. Canted plaster ceilings to nave and chancel, that to the nave with wood ribs. Paintings behind the high altar and chapel (transept) altar c1926. That behind the high altar depicts Saint Edward (of Corfe Castle). Purbeck Stone boundary walls to Victoria Avenue and Rempstone Road, with "rustic" capping. Modern iron gates.

Listing NGR: SZ0296579095

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 108273

Legacy System: LBS

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