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Chapel Cottage Former Baptist Chapel, Minister's House (Chapel Cottage), Forecourt Walling, Railing, Hemington

Description: Chapel Cottage Former Baptist Chapel, Minister's House (Chapel Cottage), Forecourt Walling, Railing

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 267891

OS Grid Reference: ST7746853403
OS Grid Coordinates: 377468, 153403
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2793, -2.3244

Location: Steps Lane, Hemington, Somerset BA3 6RA

Locality: Hemington
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 6RA

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Listing Text

7/108 Former Baptist Chapel, Minister's
(Chapel Cottage), forecourt
walling, railings and gate
- II

Baptist chapel with school-room and minister's house; chapel and school room now an agricultural store, minister's
house now a dwelling. Datestone to centre of frontage:- "1836"; some C20 alteration. Coursed and squared rubble,
freestone dressings, hipped slate roofs. Austere frontage. Two storey, 2 bay chapel to centre, with a lower wing set
back on each side, 3:2 bays; sash windows with cambered and segmental heads, glazing bars, in plain stone architraves
with emphasised keys; except casements in plain architraves to dwelling. Central cambered head door opening to chapel,
plank door; cambered head door opening to dwelling, half-glazed door. Chapel with galleried interior; memorial; school
room with chimney-piece. Rubble forecourt wall ramped up to each side, dressed coping; section of spear-capped railings
to centre, gates, remains of wrought-iron standard lamp to right; part of forecourt wall to left demolished to form an
opening to Chapel Cottage.

Listing NGR: ST7746853403

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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