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The Baptist Tabernacle

A Grade II Listed Building in Watford, Hertfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.6561 / 51°39'22"N

Longitude: -0.3925 / 0°23'33"W

OS Eastings: 511294

OS Northings: 196481

OS Grid: TQ112964

Mapcode National: GBR 48.7QG

Mapcode Global: VHFSM.4MVS

Entry Name: The Baptist Tabernacle

Listing Date: 7 January 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1348087

English Heritage Legacy ID: 158157

Location: Watford, Hertfordshire, WD17

County: Hertfordshire

District: Watford

Town: Watford

Electoral Ward/Division: Central

Built-Up Area: Watford

Traditional County: Hertfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Hertfordshire

Church of England Parish: Watford St John

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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Listing Text

1.
5259 DERBY ROAD
(north side)

The Baptist
Tabernacle
TQ 1196 SW 10/45

II

2.
1887. Large brick Gothic chapel. Cross-plan with gabled front and transepts.
Two conical roofed turrets on spare bases clasped between nave roof and lower
transept roofs. Overhanging eaves on brackets. Triple lancet windows contained in
overall pointed arched recess with hood mould over. Main front recess is carried
down to ground with decorated stamped brick panels and, below, 3 segment headed
ground floor windows. Main recess flanked by buttresses and a narrow light in pointed
arched recess each side. Outer porches, separately roofed in angle between nave and
chancel embracing bases of towers. Porch roofs hipped carrying on line of main roofs
above.


Listing NGR: TQ1129496481

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