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Congregational Church, Wareham Town

Description: Congregational Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 May 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 107950

OS Grid Reference: SY9248487361
OS Grid Coordinates: 392484, 87361
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6859, -2.1077

Location: 5 Church Street, Worth Matravers, Dorset BH20 4NF

Locality: Wareham Town
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH20 4NF

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Listing Text

(East Side)

Congregational Church
(formerly listed as
Congregational Chapel)
SY 9287 1/109 7.5.52.


Founded 1670, but largely rebuilt after fire of 1762. Added to in 1860 and 1895.
Stucco. Hipped tile roof. Stone slates above eaves. Triple pile plan. 2 storeys.
3 segment-headed windows with glazing bars on 1st floor. 1-storey yellow brick
extension (1895) across front, with slate pent roof, pedimented central feature
in moulded brick, 4 segment-headed windows and 2 planked doors. 1-storey yellow

Listing NGR: SY9248487361

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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