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Wargrave Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Wargrave, Wokingham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5018 / 51°30'6"N

Longitude: -0.8686 / 0°52'7"W

OS Eastings: 478625

OS Northings: 178700

OS Grid: SU786787

Mapcode National: GBR C56.WR9

Mapcode Global: VHDWN.WJN2

Entry Name: Wargrave Chapel

Listing Date: 23 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118172

English Heritage Legacy ID: 41341

Location: Wargrave, Wokingham, RG10

County: Wokingham

Civil Parish: Wargrave

Built-Up Area: Wargrave

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Wargrave with Knowl Hill

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 7878
16/23

WARGRAVE
HIGH STREET
(east side)
Wargrave Chapel

G.V.
II

Congregational Church now Wargrave Chapel. 1835 in a neo-Gothic
style. Painted roughcast with plinth and small buttresses on side
walls, stone coped gables to slate roof. Windows leaded and with
pointed arches. 5 bay nave and embraced west bell tower, chancel
on east under pent roof. Entrance front: 3 bays, bell tower in centre.
Entrance approached by 3 steps, flanked on either side by 2-light leaded
lights with pointed arches and crudely cusped heads. Tower in 3 stages
with string mould, full height engaged hexagonal columns one on each
corner with moulded cornice and castellated tops, battlemented parapet,
2-light louvred openings on 3 sides of bell chamber; 2-light leaded
casement slightly recessed below. Pair of hinged wood planked entrance
doors with 3-centred heads under similar arch. C20 entrance and parish
room extension on left. V.C.H. Vol.III, p.192. B.O.E. (Berkshire) p.258.

Listing NGR: SU7862478704

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