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CONGREGATIONAL CHAPEL

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: CONGREGATIONAL CHAPEL

List entry Number: 1030653

Location

CONGREGATIONAL CHAPEL, WISDOM HILL

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

County: Suffolk

District: Suffolk Coastal

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Rendham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 07-Dec-1966

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 285699

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

In the entry for: TM 36SW 11/104 RENDHAM WISDOM HILL 7.12.66 Congregational Chapel II The item shall be upgraded to grade II* and the description shall be amended to read as follows:-

Former chapel, disused since 1979. Stone on facade records 'Erected 1750 Enlarged 1834'; Sunday School and vestry added at rear late C19. Red brick, plaintiled roof, 2 storeys. Symmetrical facade (1834): 3 window range, sashes with glazing bars in flush frames, flat brick arches to ground floor, cambered arches to first floor; matching doorways to either side, each with 6-panel raised and fielded door and rectangular fanlight with semi-circular and radiating glazing bars. 3-bay return fronts, the original 2 rear bays with brick band at first floor level; 2 semi-circular headed "preaching" windows to rear wall. Double span hipped roof extended forwards over 1834 extension. Interior intact: gallery with full entablature and cornice on 3 sides supported on Roman Doric wooden columns painted to resemble marble, plain rectangular piers at the angles with circular fluted columns between; good set of box pews, some with raised and fielded panels; pulpit probably mid C18.

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TM 36 SW RENDHAM WISDOM HILL

11/104 Congregational Chapel 7.12.66 II

Former chapel, disused since 1979. Stone on facade records 'Erected 1750 Enlarged 1834'; Sunday School and vestry added at rear late C19. Red brick, plaintiled roof. 2 storeys. Symmetrical facade (1834): 3 window range, sashes with glazing bars in flush frames, flat brick arches to ground floor, cambered arches to first floor; matching doorways to either side, each with 6- panel raised and fielded door and rectangular fanlight with semi-circular and radiating glazing bars. 3-bay return fronts, the original 2 rear bays with brick band at first floor level; 2 semi-circular headed windows to rear wall. Double span hipped roof extended forwards over 1834 extension. Interior intact: gallery on 3 sides supported on wooden columns painted to resemble marble, plain rectangular columns at the angles with circular fluted columns between; good set of box pews, some with raised and fielded panels; pulpit probably late C19.

Listing NGR: TM3479064685

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National Grid Reference: TM 34790 64685

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