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Independent Chapel and Attached Sunday School

A Grade II Listed Building in Atherstone, Warwickshire

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Latitude: 52.5775 / 52°34'39"N

Longitude: -1.5435 / 1°32'36"W

OS Eastings: 431033

OS Northings: 297844

OS Grid: SP310978

Mapcode National: GBR 6K1.DLN

Mapcode Global: WHCHD.8G8V

Entry Name: Independent Chapel and Attached Sunday School

Listing Date: 25 March 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1185199

English Heritage Legacy ID: 309166

Location: Atherstone, North Warwickshire, Warwickshire, CV9

County: Warwickshire

District: North Warwickshire

Civil Parish: Atherstone

Built-Up Area: Atherstone

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Atherstone St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

SP3197 (North-east side)
10/75 Independent Chapel and
25/03/68 attached Sunday School
- II
Shown on O.S. map as congregational Chapel.
Nonconformist chapel. Dated 1827. Sunday School is dated 1837. Now disused.
Flemish bond brick with moulded rendered cornice and parapet to front, and brick
dog-tooth cornice to return sides. Hipped slate roof. 2 storeys; 1-1-1 bays.
Slightly projecting centre has higher parapet with remains of inscription
INDEPENDENT CHAPEL 1827' in relief in a moulded panel. Double-leaf doors and
fanlight set in a rendered archway with banded rustication, Ionic half-columns
and rusticated arch within an outer arch. Round-arched iron windows with glazing
bars and gauged brick arches throughout; ground-floor windows are boarded up.
Return sides of 3 widely spaced bays. Interior has gallery to 3 sides with
moulded panelled fronts on cast iron columns. Sunday school is attached at right
angles across rear. Slate roof has pedimented gables with large brick dentil
cornice. Pediment has inscription in relief 'SUNDAY SCHOOL ERECTED 1837'. 2
storeys; 2 bays. Segmental-arched cast iron windows with glazing bars.

Listing NGR: SP3103397843

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