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CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

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.

Name: CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

List entry Number: 1305356

Location

CHURCH OF ST JOHN THE BAPTIST

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

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Iwerne Courtney or Shroton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Jul-1955

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 103181

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

ST 81 NW IWERNE COURTNEY OR SHROTON FARRINGTON

1/93 Church of St John 14-7-55 the Baptist

GV II Chapel of Ease, possible of medieval origin though extensively rebuilt in 1856 and restored 1899. Rough ashlar with ashlar dressings. Roof of tiles and stone- slates. West-gable bellcote dated l839 (RCHM). Simple rectangular plan in the 'Perpendicular' style. Pointed east window of 3 lights under stopped label. North wall has 2 2-light square headed windows. The south wall has a pointed 2-light square-headed, window yo the east and to the west 2 single light square headed windows flanking a pointed, roll-moulded doorway. The roof is a ribbed, plastered barrel vault. Fittings removed (RCHM, Dorset vol III, p 127/8, no 2).

Listing NGR: ST8415815080

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset, (1970), 127-128

National Grid Reference: ST 84158 15080

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