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Zion Baptist Chapel (Including Attached Railings), Rishangles

Description: Zion Baptist Chapel (Including Attached Railings)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 281332

OS Grid Reference: TM1610468712
OS Grid Coordinates: 616104, 268712
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2741, 1.1662

Location: 1 Bedingfield Road, Rishangles, Suffolk IP23 7JZ

Locality: Rishangles
Local Authority: Mid Suffolk District Council
County: Suffolk
Country: England
Postcode: IP23 7JZ

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Listing Text

TM 16 NE
4/51 Zion Baptist Chapel
(including attached
- II
Baptist chapel. Dated 1862. Red brick with white brick gable end facade to
west. Slated roof. The front gable and porches have moulded verges and boxed
eaves. Single storey. Symmetrical facade with flanking pilaster strips and 2
narrow arched recesses with a brick band at springing level. Each recess
contains a non-opening casement window with glazing bars under a flat lintol
supported on console brackets. Below each window is a gabled porch with 4-
panel door in 2 leaves. In the gable is an inscribed circular panel with the
date. 4-bay sides with larger windows of similar pattern within square-headed
recesses. Attached to the left and right of the facade are short lengths of
contemporary wrought iron railings terminating in square brick piers. Further
railings to south extend along the road frontage of the churchyard. Gallery
at east end has 5 removable panels and 2 lower panels with sliding shutters,
all later alterations. Re-seated 1985.

Listing NGR: TM1610468712

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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