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Parish Church of St Nicholas

A Grade I Listed Building in Arne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6928 / 50°41'34"N

Longitude: -2.0405 / 2°2'25"W

OS Eastings: 397238

OS Northings: 88128

OS Grid: SY972881

Mapcode National: GBR 32X.DY1

Mapcode Global: FRA 67M7.T1H

Entry Name: Parish Church of St Nicholas

Listing Date: 20 November 1959

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1323421

English Heritage Legacy ID: 108915

Location: Arne, Purbeck, Dorset, BH20

County: Dorset

District: Purbeck

Civil Parish: Arne

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Wareham Lady St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ARNE ARNE VILLAGE
SY 98 NE
7/2 Parish church of
23/11/59 Saint Nicholas
- I
Anglican Parish Church. C13, - largely unaltered. Ironstone walls,
tiled roofs with lower courses of stone slates, coped gable to porch.
Nave and chancel with no structural division; south porch. Belfry
formed in western bay of nave roof, - no external projection. South
wall has two C13 lancet windows. Triple lancet east window. North
wall has two C13 lancet and one square-headed window. C14 2-light
window in south wall. Blocked doorway in north wall of chancel.
Simple tie and collar-beam roof, plastered below common rafters.
C14 font, - stonework appears re-cut. Most furnishings Cl9.
Remains of medieval wall painting over door - simple floral pattern.
RCHM Monument I (Dorset vol II)

Listing NGR: SY9723788128

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