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FORMER BAPTIST 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: FORMER BAPTIST CHAPEL

List entry Number: 1054248

Location

FORMER BAPTIST CHAPEL, SWEENEY MOUNTAIN

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

County:

District: Shropshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Oswestry Rural

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Jun-1990

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 255712

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SJ 22 NE OSWESTRY RURAL SWEENEY MOUNTAIN 5/222 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: SJ2842926008

Selected Sources

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

National Grid Reference: SJ 28429 26008

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