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Former Baptist Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Oswestry Rural, Shropshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8268 / 52°49'36"N

Longitude: -3.0636 / 3°3'49"W

OS Eastings: 328429

OS Northings: 326008

OS Grid: SJ284260

Mapcode National: GBR 73.TSCD

Mapcode Global: WH78Y.X69Q

Entry Name: Former Baptist Chapel

Listing Date: 19 June 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054248

English Heritage Legacy ID: 255712

Location: Oswestry Rural, Shropshire, SY10

County: Shropshire

Civil Parish: Oswestry Rural

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Morton St Philip and St James

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SJ 22 NE OSWESTRY RURAL SWEENEY MOUNTAIN
5/222 Former Baptist Chapel

GV II

Former Baptist Chapel, c.1831. Roughly-coursed limestone rubble with
squared quoins and dressed voussoirs; gabled slate roof of diminishing
courses; stone left end stack. Rectangular plan. Simplified Gothic
Revival style. One storey; 4-bay range. Two - centred pointed arches
with voussoirs over double doors with glazing bars to overlight set in
typanum and over 2-light windows with colonettes to shouldered heads with
brattished cornice and glazing bars to tympanae windows. Plank door to
left gable end and original privy attached to rear left. Interior: plain,
with later C19 seating and cast-iron fireplace. (RCHM, Nonconformist
Chapels and Meeting Houses - Shropshire and Staffordshire, 1986, p. 198).


Listing NGR: SJ2842926008

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