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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH OF ST THOMAS OF CANTERBURY

List entry Number: 1232851

Location

ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH OF ST THOMAS OF CANTERBURY, PYLE STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Isle of WightUnitary AuthorityNewport

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 01-Feb-1972

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 309660

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

PYLE STREET 1. 1445 (North Side) Roman Catholic Church SZ 4989 SE 2/63 of St Thomas of Canterbury 1.10.53.

II*

2. Dated 1791. An unusual date for such a church of this denomination, but containing almost all the original details. Brick front to street of 2 storeys, with a band at sills and cornice. Small modillion pediment containing a rusticated round lunette. 3 windows (centre blocked) with round heads and no glazing bars. The side elevation has 5 stucco keystones. Round headed double doors, and rectangular porch in Roman Doric. Interior retains galleries on composite columns, good contemporary altar rails, coved altar recess and font with cover, and is quite outstanding of its kind. Photographs in the NMR.

Listing NGR: SZ4970489050

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National Grid Reference: SZ 49704 89050

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