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Latitude: 51.6704 / 51°40'13"N
Longitude: -1.2843 / 1°17'3"W
OS Eastings: 449592
OS Northings: 197092
OS Grid: SU495970
Mapcode National: GBR 7YR.64K
Mapcode Global: VHCY6.P8FS
Entry Name: Congregational Chapel
Listing Date: 10 December 1971
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1368326
English Heritage Legacy ID: 250480
Location: Abingdon, Vale of White Horse, Oxfordshire, OX14
District: Vale of White Horse
Civil Parish: Abingdon on Thames
Built-Up Area: Abingdon
Traditional County: Berkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Abingdon-on-Thames
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
752 THE SQUARE
SU 4997 1/33 Congregational
1862. Ashlar front elevation, brick sides, in front of 1700 meeting
house. Pedimented, with acroteria and glazed circular window.
Two storeys. Full length piers at quoins, with swag in frieze.
Three composite pilasters. Four windows, round arches, moulded
architrave with long narrow keystone, carved label below cills.
Moulded band between pilasters.
On ground floor, two windows, similar heads. Two central double doors
of two panels in moulded architrave with carved keystone, fanlight above
carved stone band. Two stone steps. Plinth.
(For history of fabric see J Stephens, "Two Centuries Young" p 23-35)
Two pillars in the Church Hall are reputed to be the masts of the "Mayflower".
Two storey extension to the left has a rectangular bay window with three
panels in the base above a carriage archway. Slate roof.
The Congregational Church and No. 2 form a group with Nos, I to 11 (odd)
Listing NGR: SU4959297092
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