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Chapel House and Providence Street Baptist Chapel, Staplehurst

Description: Chapel House and Providence Street Baptist Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 174535

OS Grid Reference: TQ7871543200
OS Grid Coordinates: 578715, 143200
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1601, 0.5544

Location: Chapel Lane, Staplehurst, Kent TN12 0AN

Locality: Staplehurst
Local Authority: Maidstone Borough Council
County: Kent
Country: England
Postcode: TN12 0AN

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Listing Text

TQ 7843 (North side)

5/70 Chapel House
and Providence
23. 5.67 Street Baptist


House and Baptist chapel. House C17 or early C18, chapel C19.
House: timber framed. Ground floor clad with beaded weatherboarding,
first floor tile-hung. Plain tile roof. Built at right-angles to
Lane, facing west. 2 storeys and attic, on low brick plinth. Roof
half-hipped to left (north) and extended to abut chapel to right.
Rear stack to left, and rear stack to right of centre. 2 small
hipped dormers with moulded wooden cornices and leaded 2-light
casements. Regular 3-window front of leaded wooden cross windows,
that to centre narrower. Central half-glazed door under flat
corniced and bracketed hood. Rear lean-to. Interior not inspected.
Chapel: timber framed, weatherboarded, with plain tile roof. Built
at right-angles to house, projecting forwards slightly from right
gable end. 2-storey height on red and grey brick plinth. Gabled.
Broad front gable end has recessed paned light to gable, and regular
2-window front to first floor of recessed 4-paned lights. Two
recessed 8-paned lights to ground floor, each with a broad hinged
panelled shutter. Central panelled double doors. Rendered single-
storey gabled extension to south side. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: TQ7871543192

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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