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Latitude: 50.935 / 50°56'5"N
Longitude: -2.2268 / 2°13'36"W
OS Eastings: 384158
OS Northings: 115080
OS Grid: ST841150
Mapcode National: GBR 1YF.7TV
Mapcode Global: FRA 667M.SBJ
Entry Name: Church of St John the Baptist
Listing Date: 14 July 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1305356
English Heritage Legacy ID: 103181
Location: Iwerne Courtney or Shroton, North Dorset, Dorset, DT11
District: North Dorset
Civil Parish: Iwerne Courtney or Shroton
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: East Orchard with Margaret Marsh St Thomas
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
ST 81 NW IWERNE COURTNEY OR SHROTON FARRINGTON
1/93 Church of St John
14-7-55 the Baptist
Chapel of Ease, possible of medieval origin though extensively rebuilt in 1856 and
restored 1899. Rough ashlar with ashlar dressings. Roof of tiles and stone-
slates. West-gable bellcote dated l839 (RCHM). Simple rectangular plan in the
'Perpendicular' style. Pointed east window of 3 lights under stopped label.
North wall has 2 2-light square headed windows. The south wall has a pointed
2-light square-headed, window yo the east and to the west 2 single light square
headed windows flanking a pointed, roll-moulded doorway. The roof is a ribbed,
plastered barrel vault. Fittings removed (RCHM, Dorset vol III, p 127/8, no 2).
Listing NGR: ST8415815080
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