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Parish Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in East Stoke, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.683 / 50°40'58"N

Longitude: -2.1818 / 2°10'54"W

OS Eastings: 387251

OS Northings: 87052

OS Grid: SY872870

Mapcode National: GBR 21L.173

Mapcode Global: FRA 6798.KV9

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Last Amended: 28 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323299

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108357

Location: East Stoke, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: East Stoke

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wool, East Burton and Combe Keynes

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SY 88 NE EAST STOKE WAREHAM ROAD, SOUTH SIDE

10/84 Parish Church of St Mary
20/11/59
II

Parish Church. 1828 - Architect T E Owen. Chancel and organ chamber added
1885. Rubble stone walls. Nave has low-pitched slate roof with crested
ridge tiles. Chancel and organ chamber have tiled roofs. Nave, chancel,
organ chamber on south, west tower. Small shallow transept south of tower.
Tower of 3 stages, with battlements, and angle buttresses. Plain lancet
windows to belfry. Moulded string course below belfry. Centre stage has a
2-light window with Y-tracery and wide splayed jambs. Pointed arched
entrance doorway below this - in west wall. North and south walls of nave
have 2-light windows as in tower with buttresses between. East wall of
chancel has a 3-light window with Perpendicular style tracery. Low-pitched
tie-beam roof, with braces and king-posts. Carved caps to chancel arch,
C13 font - from Old Church, octagonal on circular pedestal, with detached
shafts. All other fittings Cl9. Few early Cl9 wall monuments. RCHM
Monument 1.


Listing NGR: SY8725187052

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