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Congregational Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Sherborne, Dorset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.9479 / 50°56'52"N

Longitude: -2.5138 / 2°30'49"W

OS Eastings: 364003

OS Northings: 116625

OS Grid: ST640166

Mapcode National: GBR MV.NLXJ

Mapcode Global: FRA 56ML.VXG

Entry Name: Congregational Chapel

Listing Date: 28 November 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1324374

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104025

Location: Sherborne, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Sherborne

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Sherborne with Castleton Abbey Church of St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

LONG STREET
1.
1625

(North-West Side)
Congregational Chapel

ST 6316
1/138
ST 6416
2/138
28.11.50
II
GV
2.
Dated 1803, opened 1804 and enlarged 1814 and 1821. The present south
front dates from 1821. It consists of a stucco gable end, the gable itself
being outlined by a moulded parapet coping and string. Traceried panel
treatment to quoin pilasters. Two large traceried windows in early Gothic
Revival style. In centre is circular enriched panel with dates. Two elaborate
Gothic style doorways with pointed heads, carved spandrels shafted pilasters,
etc. Enriched door panels. The side elevations have "Churchwarden" Gothic
windows with oval lights above. Square bell cupola at north end of roof.
The south front is set back behind graveyard.

Premises occupied by Mr E J T Rogers, Congregational Chapel, Dwarf wall,
railings and gates to Congregational Chapel, School room to south of Congregational
Chapel, Cromwell, Belmont, Wistaria House and Dwarf walls and railings
and Thorn Bank form a group.


Listing NGR: ST6400316625

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