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Latitude: 51.5269 / 51°31'36"N
Longitude: -0.2159 / 0°12'57"W
OS Eastings: 523863
OS Northings: 182399
OS Grid: TQ238823
Mapcode National: GBR BD.J89
Mapcode Global: VHGQR.6WQB
Entry Name: The Dissenters Chapel
Listing Date: 15 April 1969
Last Amended: 13 June 2001
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1080628
English Heritage Legacy ID: 203824
Location: Kensington and Chelsea, London, W10
District: Kensington and Chelsea
Electoral Ward/Division: Dalgarno
Built-Up Area: Kensington and Chelsea
Traditional County: Middlesex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London
Church of England Parish: St Michaell and All Angels Ladbroke Grove
Church of England Diocese: London
TQ 2382 SE HARROW ROAD W10
249/80/140 KENSAL GREEN CEMETERY
15-APR-1969 The Dissenters' Chapel
(Formerly Listed as:
HARROW ROAD W10
KENSAL GREEN CEMETERY
Non Conformist Mortuary Chapel)
Dissenters' Chapel and catacombs. 1831-34. By John Griffith, Surveyor to the General Cemetery Company. Portland stone, rendered brick walls. Ionic tetrastyle portico with pediment, flanked by curving three-bay wings with paired pilasters to front and twin Ionic columns in antis to ends; memorial tablets on walls of wings. Interior: east wall articulated with pilasters; pine reading desk and pews. Modern single-storey extension to rear of north wing. Catacombs (partly sealed) below the chapel. History: the first purpose-built Nonconformist funerary chapel in a public cemetery. The wings were demolished in the early 1970s and reinstated in 1995-97 by English Heritage: see The Architects' Journal 9th April 1998,40-41.
6478 Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England (English Heritage), Part 17 Greater London
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