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Two Graveyards of United Reform Church on Opposite Sides of Millhams Street, Christchurch

Description: Two Graveyards of United Reform Church on Opposite Sides of Millhams Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 January 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 101553

OS Grid Reference: SZ1588892809
OS Grid Coordinates: 415888, 92809
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7347, -1.7762

Location: Millhams Street, Christchurch, Dorset BH23 1DN

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

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Listing Text

1. (North East Side)
Two Graveyards of
United Reform Church
on opposite sides of
Millhams Street
SZ 1592 1A/57 22.1.74.


2 railed graveyards, that on north side of Millhams Street, adjoining the United
Reform Church, has a fine row of early C19 altar tombs lined up in front of
Sunday School. 7 have fluted corners pilasters (earliest date 1819) another with
round arches at sides (death 1851). Other headstones in Georgian tradition of
circa 1830-50. Graveyard on south side of street has some tombstones now arranged
against rear walls. Important position at angle in Millham Street and at the
centre of a group of listed buildings.

The United Reform Church with its attached Sunday Schools and graveyards on
both sides of the street forms a group with The Cottage and with Nos 4 and 5.

Listing NGR: SZ1588892809

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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