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Latitude: 53.0848 / 53°5'5"N
Longitude: -1.5712 / 1°34'16"W
OS Eastings: 428819
OS Northings: 354265
OS Grid: SK288542
Mapcode National: GBR 59G.RKN
Mapcode Global: WHCDV.VQ0G
Entry Name: Baptist Cemetery Chapel
Listing Date: 14 December 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1117391
English Heritage Legacy ID: 442138
Location: Wirksworth, Derbyshire Dales, Derbyshire, DE4
District: Derbyshire Dales
Civil Parish: Wirksworth
Built-Up Area: Wirksworth
Traditional County: Derbyshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire
Church of England Parish: Wirksworth St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Derby
SK 2845 WIRKSWORTH NORTH END
812/1/10006 Baptist Cemetery Chapel
Baptist cemetery chapel, now cemetery store, recently damaged by fire and disused at the time of inspection. c1812. Rectangular on plan, with principal elevation (west) of coursed, well finished gritstone with gritstone dressings, the remaining 3 walls of rubble limestone. Wide eaves course below overhanging slated hipped roof with lead rolls to ridge and hip ridges. Single storey. West elevation with wide central pointed-arched doorway and double planked and studded doors. Flanking lancets with pointed arched heads. Rear wall with 2 wider pointed arched window openings. All window frames have been removed; one cast iron frame with intersecting glazing bars remains standing inside the building. No features of note survive within fire damaged interior. Of special interest as an early C19 Baptist cemetery chapel, unusual for its Gothick detailing.
Listing NGR: SK2881954264
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