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Part of Former Mausoleum Now Used As Stage in Proiry Gardens, Christchurch

Description: Part of Former Mausoleum Now Used As Stage in Proiry Gardens

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 February 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 101496

OS Grid Reference: SZ1607492614
OS Grid Coordinates: 416074, 92614
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7329, -1.7736

Location: Bridge Street, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 1BW

Locality: Christchurch
Local Authority: Christchurch Borough Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH23 1BW

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Listing Text

1. (South End)
Part of former Mausoleum
now used as stage in
Priory Gardens
SZ 1692 1A/152


1783. Wall, said to be part of a former mausoleum, moved from churchyard and
re-erected here circa 1803, C18 Gothic. Plastered facade, centre section advanced
under ogee pediment, obelisks as finials. 2 storeys high. Blind Gothic arcading
under pediment enclosed in larger Gothic arch. String course below, then round
arched arcade, then plinth. Flanking recessed portions each containing a round
arched doorway, eastern one blind, string course at impost height. Blind round
recess above with architrave and outer pilasters.

The boundary walls of Priory Gardens form a group with the stage in the

Listing NGR: SZ1607492614

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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