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Anglican Cemetry Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Cirencester, Gloucestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7094 / 51°42'33"N

Longitude: -1.9804 / 1°58'49"W

OS Eastings: 401447

OS Northings: 201185

OS Grid: SP014011

Mapcode National: GBR 2PL.XSK

Mapcode Global: VHB2Q.M9CD

Entry Name: Anglican Cemetry Chapel

Listing Date: 24 May 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187441

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365206

Location: Cirencester, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL7

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Cirencester

Built-Up Area: Cirencester

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cirencester St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CIRENCESTER

SP0101 CHESTERTON LANE
578-1/5/66 (South West side)
Anglican Cemetery Chapel

GV II

Anglican Cemetery Chapel. 1871. Designed by Medland of
Gloucester, built by W Hinton of Cirencester. Rock-faced
limestone with ashlar dressings; clay tile roof. Rectangular
3-bay plan with 3-sided apse to east end, octagonal turret
with spirelet to NW angle, projecting vestry to south side;
Decorated style. East end has 3 lancet windows with traceried
heads and hoodmoulds with foliar stops, 3 gables with carved
finials, 4 gargoyles. West end has pair of diagonal boarded
studded doors with decorative strap hinges in moulded stone
surround with gable with crocketed coping and 3 crocketed
finials, pointed window with geometrical tracery with
hoodmould with foliar stops, coped gable with finial over
kneeler to right, stone cross at apex; octagonal turret to
right has lantern with bell, crocketed spirelet over with iron
cross at apex. Lancet windows with cusped heads and hoodmoulds
with foliar stops to sides; plinth with chamfered top,
weathered band course below windows, weathered side and angle
buttresses. INTERIOR not inspected.
(Beecham KJ: History of Cirencester and the Roman City
Corinium: 1887-).


Listing NGR: SP0144701185

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