BRAUGHING CHAPEL (INDEPENDENT FREE CHURCH)

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1102295

Date first listed: 07-Jul-1976

Statutory Address: BRAUGHING CHAPEL (INDEPENDENT FREE CHURCH), FLEECE LANE

Map

Ordnance survey map of BRAUGHING CHAPEL (INDEPENDENT FREE CHURCH)
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1102295 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 15-Nov-2018 at 06:21:21.

Location

Statutory Address: BRAUGHING CHAPEL (INDEPENDENT FREE CHURCH), FLEECE LANE

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

County: Hertfordshire

District: East Hertfordshire (District Authority)

Parish: Braughing

National Grid Reference: TL 39432 25263

Summary

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

Braughing village TL 3925 BRAUGHING FLEECE LANE (north side)

9/20 Braughing Chapel (Indpt. Free Church) 7.7.76

GV II

Chapel. Reputedly John Bunyan's preaching barn from Hitchin, moved to Datchett and re-erected on present site 1762, by Samuel Copperwheat a Free Church preacher. Plastered timber framing. Steep tiled roof with gabled ends. Four bays between tie beams, having the original principal rafters, purlins and collars. It is not certain that the building was erected solely as a chapel, it had two galleries, east and west, with the pulpit on the north side, only the gallery at the west end remains. The interior was stripped and re-arranged in the C19. The exterior is very plain. Plastered walls. C19 and C20 windows high in walls. C20 gabled south porch and C20 vestry. (Hertfordshire Countryside Jan 1979 p 16).

Listing NGR: TL3943225263

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 161193

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Hertfordshire Countryside' in January, (1979), 16

End of official listing