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BAPTIST CHAPEL, ATTACHED SCHOOLROOM, FORECOURT WALL WITH RAILINGS, GATE PIERS AND GATES

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: BAPTIST CHAPEL, ATTACHED SCHOOLROOM, FORECOURT WALL WITH RAILINGS, GATE PIERS AND GATES

List entry Number: 1058216

Location

BAPTIST CHAPEL, ATTACHED SCHOOLROOM, FORECOURT WALL WITH RAILINGS, GATE PIERS AND GATES, LOWER RUDGE

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

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Beckington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Nov-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 267018

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Details

ST85SW BECKINGTON CP LOWER RUDGE

5/76 Baptist Chapel, attached schoolroom, forecourt wall with railings, gate piers and gates

GV II

Baptist Chapel, attached schoolroom, forecourt wall with railings, gate piers and gates. Dated 1839. Random rubble to chapel and schoolroom, frontages of render scribed in imitation of ashlar, rusticated ashlar quoins, slate roofs; that to chapel with ridge at right angles to gabled facade with coping, painted plaque to centre:- "Baptist Chapel 1839"; circular zinc ventilation cupola. Plain apperance. To left schoolroom of single storey, one bay; chapel 2 storey frontage, 2 bays; all window opening in plain semi-circular headed surrounds of stone; sash windows with glazing bars forming a radiating pattern at each head. Chapel has central ashlar gabled porch, segmental headed door opening; 9-panelled inner door with latch mechanism. Schoolroom door of 4 panels in plain stone surround. Galleried interior features panelled pulpit on plinth reached by 3 steps to right, ramped hand rail on plain balusters, turned nevel posts. Gallery frontage of 7-panels with a moulded handrail overall, integral pens; stands on twin square wooden columns flanking central aisle, recessed panel to each face. Plain cast iron railings with slightly twisted finials to forecourt set on low ashlar plinth; 2 gates in similar style; 3 ashlar piers with pyramidal cappings.

Listing NGR: ST8285551769

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National Grid Reference: ST 82855 51769

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