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Cemetery Mortuary Chapel, Cheshunt

Description: Cemetery Mortuary Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 157270

OS Grid Reference: TL3450202076
OS Grid Coordinates: 534502, 202076
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7013, -0.0551

Location: 1 Dark Lane, Broxbourne, Hertfordshire EN7 6SE

Locality: Cheshunt
Local Authority: Broxbourne Borough Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: EN7 6SE

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Listing Text

(north west side)
Cemetery Mortuary
TL 3402 : 11/55


1855, simple early Gothic style. Yellow stock brick, cement and
stone dressings, steep slate roof. Unified symmetrical group,
all details intact. Single storey with two stage central square
belfry and spire. 3-unit elevation: outer, steep-roofed chapels
with gabled porches flanked by lancet windows; lower centre unit
of 2 outer gabled projections with twin lancets and central
gabled porch, which, like the others has attached shafts and
moulded arches. Angled , steppped buttresses to projections,
crosses on apexes, square cast-iron latticework to windows,
quatrefoil blind panels to gables. Trefoiled eaves cornice on
belfry. Porches on side elevations. Picturesque evergreen
setting. (Pevsner (1977)).

Listing NGR: TL3450202076

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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