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Congregational Chapel, Selborne

Description: Congregational Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 143019

OS Grid Reference: SU7703936467
OS Grid Coordinates: 477039, 136467
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1223, -0.9006

Location: Selborne, Hampshire GU35 9JJ

Locality: Selborne
Local Authority: East Hampshire District Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: GU35 9JJ

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Listing Text

SU 75 NE
2/6 Congregational Chapel


Nonn-conformist chapel. 1820 and 1852. Painted rubble stone, with brick quoins.
Low-pitched hipped slate roof. Rectangular building of 3 bays, with the
addition at the rear of a 4th bay, which is a 2 storeyed house: regular
elevations. The front east has a window on each side of the central entrance;
2-light Gothic casements, doorway with an oval arch and double doors, each of
3 panels with reeding, now protected by a porch with brick side walls, gable
with a slate roof, and boarded front with Gothic arch. Above each window is
a stone plaque with inscription, one giving the date of erection as 1820, and the
other of enlargement in 1852. At each side elevation there are 3 chapel windows,
the easternmost now filled but retaining the frames of the original structure.
The house part is rendered, with a Victorian sash to each face and floor.
Within the chapel there is an inscribed memorial tablet to the founder.
Elliah Butler of Alton.

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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