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Former Workhouse Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Shipmeadow, Suffolk

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Latitude: 52.4542 / 52°27'15"N

Longitude: 1.4997 / 1°29'58"E

OS Eastings: 637881

OS Northings: 289787

OS Grid: TM378897

Mapcode National: GBR XMH.1Z8

Mapcode Global: VHM6H.YK5Z

Entry Name: Former Workhouse Chapel

Listing Date: 16 March 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1032005

English Heritage Legacy ID: 282198

Location: Shipmeadow, Waveney, Suffolk, NR34

County: Suffolk

District: Waveney

Civil Parish: Shipmeadow

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Barsham Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text

TM 38 NE
4/47 Former Workhouse Chapel
Former chapel to the Wangford Hundred workhouse, now used as a farm store.
1865-6 by G.E. Street. Red brick with a plaintiled roof with crest tiles. In
the Gothic style. A single roof covers both nave and apsidal chancel: the
junction is marked by a fleche on the roof and a brick buttress on each side
wall. The nave has a range of 3 coupled lancet windows with a circle above.
The apsidal end has 3 lancet windows. At the west end is an open lean-to
porch and a 3-light window. Plain red brick walls inside.

Listing NGR: TM3788189787

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