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Church of St Mark and Gate-Piers and Wall Immediately East, Swanage

Description: Church of St Mark and Gate-Piers and Wall Immediately East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 108146

OS Grid Reference: SZ0174378846
OS Grid Coordinates: 401743, 78846
Latitude/Longitude: 50.6093, -1.9767

Location: Bell Street, Swanage, Dorset BH19 2SA

Locality: Swanage
Local Authority: Purbeck District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: BH19 2SA

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Listing Text

(west side)
Church of St Mark and gate-piers
and wall immediately east.
SZ 0178 3/20

Built 1869-70. Architects Hicks and Crickmay. Purbeck Stone walls and roof. Nave
and chancel, north chapel and organ chamber, south porch with modern vestry on west.
Open bell-cote over chancel arch. Simple Gothic design with paired lancet windows
to nave, triple lancets in east wall, and 5 grouped lancets in west wall. Interior
has plastered walls, and pine scissor-braced roof trusses. Stone font, from the
Parish Church, with bowl dated 1663, on a C19 base. Purbeck Stone boundary wall, with
simple stone gate piers and modern iron gates.

Listing NGR: SZ0174378846

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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