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Mortuary Chapel (Church of England), Cemetery, Shepton Mallet

Description: Mortuary Chapel (Church of England), Cemetery

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 266651

OS Grid Reference: ST6175644121
OS Grid Coordinates: 361756, 144121
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1950, -2.5487

Location: 26 Meadow Rise, Shepton Mallet BA4 5HG

Locality: Shepton Mallet
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA4 5HG

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Listing Text


4/250 Mortuary Chapel
(Church of England), Cemetery



Mortuary chapel, 1856, by Wainwright and Heard. Coursed rubble, dressed stone detail, slate roof, coped verges.
Decorated style, rectangular on plan. Broad elaborately moulded pointed-arch doorway at West end, flush panelled door
with large scroll decorated iron hinges. 3-bays to North and South sides having pointed arch windows with reticulated
tracery, plain leaded glazing. Large pointed arch window at East end, reticulated tracery, with stained glass. Simple
interior with original pews. Forms pair with Non-Conformist chapel (qv).

Listing NGR: ST6175644121

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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