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Catholic Church of Our Lady

A Grade II Listed Building in Marnhull, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9797 / 50°58'46"N

Longitude: -2.3102 / 2°18'36"W

OS Eastings: 378318

OS Northings: 120074

OS Grid: ST783200

Mapcode National: GBR 0WD.JQL

Mapcode Global: FRA 661J.9SR

Entry Name: Catholic Church of Our Lady

Listing Date: 4 October 1960

Last Amended: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324508

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102757

Location: Marnhull, North Dorset, Dorset, DT10

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: Marnhull

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Marnhull St Gregory

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


2/127 Catholic Church
4.10.60 of Our Lady (formerly
listed as Roman Catholic
Church of St Mary)
Church 1832 with extension of 1886 (RCHM). Coursed, squared rubble,
ashlar and render. Nave has Roman-tiled roof with stone slate
verges; stone coping with bell-cote. Chancel has steep pitched
gable-ended tiled roof. Weathered stage buttresses. Lancet windows.
Gable window of 3 graduated lancets. West ashlar porch with stone
slated roof with stone coping. Doorway has moulded 2-centred head
with returned label. Door is original and has a lattice of
diagonal ribs. Interior features: moulded 2-centred chancel arch
with capitals; octagonal font on octagonal stem; arch in chancel to
annex; west gallery; statue on carved angel corbel in nave; cinqufoiled
stoop in porch; 2-centred roll moulded west door; C20 seating; king-
post roof to nave.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 152, no 2.

Listing NGR: ST7831820074

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