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Church House, Wimborne Minster

Description: Church House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 February 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 107081

OS Grid Reference: SZ0097399941
OS Grid Coordinates: 400973, 99941
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7990, -1.9875

Location: B3073, Wimborne Minster, Dorset BH21 1HT

Locality: Wimborne Minster
Local Authority: East Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH21 1HT

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Listing Text

(west side)
Church House
SZ 0099 NE 2/57
Dated 1905 on weathervane. Adjoins the Minster and was designed to harmonize with
it, in a free Gothic style. Stone walls, a mixture of limestone and ironstone,
as in the Minster. Roofs concealed behind parapet. Two storeys. Elevation to
High Street has an arched doorway in a square frame, and a mullioned window with
lead lights on the ground floor. First floor has a Gothic style window with
4 centred arched head, and lead lights. Elevation to churchyard has, on the ground
floor, 3 large mullioned windows, and 5 similar windows on the first floor, all with
lead lights. Moulded string courses at first floor level and at base of parapet.
Commemorative inscription on stone in front wall. Ornamental iron railings to
Included for group value with Minster.

Listing NGR: SZ0097799939

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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