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The Dissenters Chapel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Dalgarno, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5269 / 51°31'36"N

Longitude: -0.2159 / 0°12'57"W

OS Eastings: 523863

OS Northings: 182399

OS Grid: TQ238823

Mapcode National: GBR BD.J89

Mapcode Global: VHGQR.6WQB

Entry Name: The Dissenters Chapel

Listing Date: 15 April 1969

Last Amended: 13 June 2001

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1080628

English Heritage Legacy ID: 203824

Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, W10

County: London

District: Kensington and Chelsea

Electoral Ward/Division: Dalgarno

Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Michaell and All Angels Ladbroke Grove

Church of England Diocese: London

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Listing Text

TQ 2382 SE HARROW ROAD W10
249/80/140 KENSAL GREEN CEMETERY

15-APR-1969 The Dissenters' Chapel

(Formerly Listed as:
HARROW ROAD W10
KENSAL GREEN CEMETERY
Non Conformist Mortuary Chapel)

II

Dissenters' Chapel and catacombs. 1831-34. By John Griffith, Surveyor to the General Cemetery Company. Portland stone, rendered brick walls. Ionic tetrastyle portico with pediment, flanked by curving three-bay wings with paired pilasters to front and twin Ionic columns in antis to ends; memorial tablets on walls of wings. Interior: east wall articulated with pilasters; pine reading desk and pews. Modern single-storey extension to rear of north wing. Catacombs (partly sealed) below the chapel. History: the first purpose-built Nonconformist funerary chapel in a public cemetery. The wings were demolished in the early 1970s and reinstated in 1995-97 by English Heritage: see The Architects' Journal 9th April 1998,40-41.
Bibliography
6478 Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England (English Heritage), Part 17 Greater London

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