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Unitarian Chapel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Chesterfield, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.2369 / 53°14'12"N

Longitude: -1.4272 / 1°25'38"W

OS Eastings: 438325

OS Northings: 371245

OS Grid: SK383712

Mapcode National: GBR 698.00F

Mapcode Global: WHDF9.1WMX

Plus Code: 9C5W6HPF+P4

Entry Name: Unitarian Chapel

Listing Date: 15 July 1971

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1088233

English Heritage Legacy ID: 83453

Location: St. Leonard's, Chesterfield, Derbyshire, S40

County: Derbyshire

District: Chesterfield

Electoral Ward/Division: St Leonard's

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Chesterfield

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Chesterfield St Mary and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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5169 (South Side)
Unitarian Chapel
SK 3871 SW 1/23 15.7.71.


1694. Roughcast render over coursed stone which is exposed on north and east sides.
Stone dressings. Main facade faces south and is divided by quoins, into 1-3-1-1
bays, the wide bay slightly advanced under stone coped pediment. Hipped stone
slab roof. 1 storey. Windows each have stone mullion and transom, painted stone
architrave and leaded lights. Pediment has round window, freize and cornice.Central
segmental pediment door with panel in frieze and another in rusticated surround
above. Western end facade faces Elder Way. 2 storeys of 2 windows each with 2
lights (no transoms). Qualified for II* because of architectural interest and
quality, early date and historical interest. Interior modernized save for gallery.
Churchyard with headstones (the southern part of the churchyard was being cleared
in 1975). The churchyard forms a walled enclosure linked with that of the entrance
block to north(qv). Gates and piers on west side of this to Elder Way.

Listing NGR: SK3832571245

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