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Baptist Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Laxfield, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3015 / 52°18'5"N

Longitude: 1.3627 / 1°21'45"E

OS Eastings: 629369

OS Northings: 272362

OS Grid: TM293723

Mapcode National: GBR WMQ.PBG

Mapcode Global: VHL9R.KFS1

Entry Name: Baptist Chapel

Listing Date: 18 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032841

English Heritage Legacy ID: 280186

Location: Laxfield, Mid Suffolk, Suffolk, IP13

County: Suffolk

District: Mid Suffolk

Civil Parish: Laxfield

Built-Up Area: Laxfield

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Laxfield All Saints

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

LAXFIELD THE STREET
TM 27 SE

9/66 Baptist Chapel
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GV II

Baptist chapel. 1810; enlarged 1850; renovated and re-seated 1897. Red brick
with white brick facade. First floor brick band. Hipped 2-span roof of
glazed black pantiles. 2 storeys. Symmetrical facade. 2 slightly inset
bays, each with a flush-frame sash window with small panes. Below are
matching doorways, each with 6-panel door, moulded architrave and a good semi-
circular fanlight with radiating glazing bars. Tall semi-circular headed
window to centre, below which is a tablet commemorating the martydom of John
Noyes near this spot in 1557. 3-bay returns, the bays inset, with 2-light
casement windows under flat arches. Gallery around 3 sides supported on
slender cast iron columns. Most of gallery benches are original, otherwise
seating and pulpit date from 1897.


Listing NGR: TM2936972362

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