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Congregational Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Charmouth, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.7389 / 50°44'20"N

Longitude: -2.8994 / 2°53'57"W

OS Eastings: 336629

OS Northings: 93642

OS Grid: SY366936

Mapcode National: GBR PK.HW9T

Mapcode Global: FRA 47T4.28R

Entry Name: Congregational Chapel

Listing Date: 5 September 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1214119

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104713

Location: Charmouth, West Dorset, Dorset, DT6

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Charmouth

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Charmouth St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


8/28 Congregational Chapel


Congregational Chapel. Tablet on northgable: "founded 1689, rebuilt 1815 "founded 1689, rebuilt 1815,
restored 1866, restored 1963". Stone walls, rendered. Asbestos slate roof
with pedimented gable end to street. North elevation: 2 storeys, 2 windows
wide with round heads. Wooden window frames with Y tracery. Small lozenge
leaded panes with green and yellow rippled stain glass. Main door at centre,
2 leaf with a round-head and Y tracery fanlight. 6-panel door with panelled
jambs. The east wall is buttressed; both east and west walls contain round-
headed windows. The interior is plain with a gallery on 4 slim iron columns
at the north end. Reeded pilasters and arch over at the south end, in wood,
plain imposts. Reading desk, wood with convex panelled front, early C19.
2 Memorial Tablets on north wall. "RCHM, Dorset I", p 88 (2).

Listing NGR: SY3662993642

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