FORMER BAPTIST CHAPEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1054248
Date first listed:
19-Jun-1990
Statutory Address:
FORMER BAPTIST CHAPEL, SWEENEY MOUNTAIN

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER BAPTIST CHAPEL, SWEENEY MOUNTAIN

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

District:
Shropshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Oswestry Rural
National Grid Reference:
SJ2842626011

Details

SJ 22 NE 5/222

OSWESTRY RURAL SWEENEY MOUNTAIN Former Baptist Chapel

GV II

Former Baptist Chapel, c.1831. Roughly-coursed limestone rubble with squared quoins and dressed voussoirs; gabled slate roof of diminishing courses; stone left end stack. Rectangular plan. Simplified Gothic Revival style. One storey; 4-bay range. Two - centred pointed arches with voussoirs over double doors with glazing bars to overlight set in typanum and over 2-light windows with colonettes to shouldered heads with brattished cornice and glazing bars to tympanae windows. Plank door to left gable end and original privy attached to rear left. Interior: plain, with later C19 seating and cast-iron fireplace. (RCHM, Nonconformist Chapels and Meeting Houses - Shropshire and Staffordshire, 1986, p. 198).

Listing NGR: SJ2842626011

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
255712
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
An Inventory of Nonconformist Chapels and Meeting Houses in Central England, (1986), 198

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 13 Mar 2005
Reference: IOE01/14095/16
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