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All Saints Church
Nether Cerne, parish church of All Saints.jpg
Location Nether Cerne, Dorset, England
Built late 13th century
Listed Building – Grade I
Official name: Church of All Saints
Designated 26 January 1956
Reference no. 401929
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All Saints Church in Nether Cerne, Dorset, England was built in the late 13th century. It is recorded in the National Heritage List for England as a designated Grade I listed building, and is a redundant church in the care of the Churches Conservation Trust. It was declared redundant on 1 December 1971, and was vested in the Trust on 8 March 1973.

The church and adjacent manor house are built of bands of flint and stone. Most of the church dates from the 13th century, although the tower, with its pinnacles and gargoyle, and porch were added in the 15th.

The interior of the church includes a melon-shaped 12th century font, believe to date form an earlier church on the same site.

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