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Latitude: 51.7247 / 51°43'28"N
Longitude: -2.5361 / 2°32'10"W
OS Eastings: 363065
OS Northings: 203023
OS Grid: SO630030
Mapcode National: GBR JT.2DRX
Mapcode Global: VH87B.0X36
Entry Name: Baptist Chapel
Listing Date: 7 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1186611
English Heritage Legacy ID: 354464
Location: Lydney, Forest of Dean, Gloucestershire, GL15
District: Forest of Dean
Civil Parish: Lydney
Built-Up Area: Lydney
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire
Church of England Parish: Lydney St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Gloucester
LYDNEY HIGH STREET
SO 60 SW
7/107 Baptist Chapel
Chapel. Mid C19. Smooth rendered, asbestos-cement slate roof to pedimented
front and hipped back. A simple plan, with school room or rooms attached at
back, 3-bay front with heavy cornice on floral brackets returned at ends and
central pediment with florid cartouche, windows tall, narrow arched 2-light
casements with Y-tracery and horizontal glazing bars in plat-band surrounds
to impost blocks, keystone with moulded impost. Central projecting porch with
steep pediment with 'Baptist Chapel' in 'rococco' scrolled surround, central
pair plank doors in surround as for windows, up 3 steps. Sides 3-windowed,
sashes with 6+9 panes under interlaced Y-tracery and in simplified surrounds
as at front, all to stooled cills.
Interior has plain ceiling with rosette, panelled gallery front, pitch-pine
pews. Simple, but notable in its context.
Listing NGR: SO6306503023
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