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Old Churchyard Wall Around Tower of Former Church of St Mary, Compton Abbas

Description: Old Churchyard Wall Around Tower of Former Church of St Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 102940

OS Grid Reference: ST8755518786
OS Grid Coordinates: 387555, 118786
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9684, -2.1786

Location: Compton Abbas, Dorset SP7 0ND

Locality: Compton Abbas
Local Authority: North Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: SP7 0ND

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Listing Text


10/92 Old Churchyard Wall around
tower of former Church of
St Mary


Wall, possibly of medieval origin. Coursed rubble and squared rubble.
Completely surrounds the tower of the former Church of St Mary. C18 (RCHM)
rounded stone coping. Attached to the north-east is a stepped, stone mounting
(RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p 14, no 2).

Listing NGR: ST8755518786

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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