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Fetter Lane Congregational Chapel, Waltham Forest

Description: Fetter Lane Congregational Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 206909

OS Grid Reference: TQ3857186063
OS Grid Coordinates: 538571, 186063
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5564, -0.0025

Location: Elmore Road, Walthamstow, Greater London E11 4ER

Locality: Waltham Forest
County: Greater London
Country: England
Postcode: E11 4ER

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Listing Text

Leyton, Ell
2/42 (south side)

- Fetter Lane Congregational

- II

Church and former Sunday school. Dated 1899. By P Morley Horder. Roughcast. Stone
dressings. Steeply pitched slate roof to eaves. Corner site. Galleried chapel to
upper 2 storeys with former schoolroom below. Six paired bays. Arts and Crafts
manner. Gabled west end with flush mullioned Serlian window to gable and central
part of facade breaking forward slightly. Entrance to right. 3-light mullioned
windows to first floor. Returns to right and left with prominent battered buttresses
between bays, linked to form segmental reveals around upper windows. Windows
segmental headed to ground floor, square above; mullioned, in timber to ground floor,
in stone above. Small panes, leaded lights. Projecting 3-storey north porch with
arched entrance. Interior with cast iron columns supporting galleries to north, west
and south. Short chancel with Serlian motif forming chancel arch. Central pulpit in
ornate late C17 style; panelling to chancel. Nave roof comprising segmental barrel
vault. Design of church interior said to recall the original Fetter Lane Chapel of

Listing NGR: TQ3857186063

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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