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Congregational Chapel, Wem Urban

Description: Congregational Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 June 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 259910

OS Grid Reference: SJ5131828846
OS Grid Coordinates: 351318, 328846
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8549, -2.7244

Location: Chapel Street, Wem, Shropshire SY4 5ER

Locality: Wem Urban
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: SY4 5ER

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Listing Text

5358 (west side)

SJ 5128 3/7


Enlarged 1834, of 1775 origin. Red brick chapel with 1854 ashlar front with pedimented
gable with moulded coping. Quoin pilasters with moulded caps. Lunette in the
gable. Two storeys. Three bays. Round-headed windows with keystones and imposts.
Wide central elliptical arched doorway with fanlight and panelled double doors,
detached Tuscan columns supporting wide broken pediment. Narrow one key addition to
left (south) with pedimented doorway.

Listing NGR: SJ5131828846

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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