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Cemetery Chapel, Bournemouth

Description: Cemetery Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 February 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 101909

OS Grid Reference: SZ0904892742
OS Grid Coordinates: 409048, 92742
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7342, -1.8731

Location: Iddesleigh Road, Bournemouth BH9 2EX

Locality: Bournemouth
County: Bournemouth
Country: England
Postcode: BH9 2EX

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Listing Text

1.
5186 WIMBORNE ROAD
(North East Side)
Cemetery Chapel
SZ 0992 21/195

II

2.
1877-8, C C Creeke. Elaborately picturesque Decorated style, Purbeck stone with
Bath stone bands and dressings, big foliage corbels to eaves cornice. Gables
of nave and transepts all have similar composition of intricate wheel window
over 5 cinquefoiled lancets, below these, to west and south, trefoil-headed doorway.
Nave windows are cinquefoiled lancets. Polygonal apse has 2-light Geometrical
windows. In angle of south transept, buttressed tower with traceried frieze
and foliated cornice, supporting octagonal spire with 2-light gabled windows
alternating with statues on high plinths, blind lucarnes higher up. In angle
of north transept, canted projection supporting polygonal turret.


Listing NGR: SZ0904892742

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Source: English Heritage

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