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Baptist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Over, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3108 / 52°18'39"N

Longitude: 0.0145 / 0°0'52"E

OS Eastings: 537432

OS Northings: 269992

OS Grid: TL374699

Mapcode National: GBR K4N.4GT

Mapcode Global: VHHJN.65JV

Entry Name: Baptist Church

Listing Date: 14 September 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127310

English Heritage Legacy ID: 50857

Location: Over, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB24

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Over

Built-Up Area: Over

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Over St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 36NE OVER NEW ROAD
(South West Side)

4/110 Baptist Church

GV II


Nonconformist chapel with school room to right hand. 1810 with
major alterations of 1830, 1917 and 1932. Gault brick with low
pitch slate roof, hipped. Two storeys. Three c.1917 windows
with stone surrounds at first floor and two at ground floor
flanked by two doorways of similar period. Brick inscribed R.A.
and 1810 near left hand doorway. The school room adjoining to
the right is probably mostly c.1917 and replaced a C19 vestry.
Also of gault brick. Interior: Various alterations have taken
place to the interior of the chapel. It is galleried on three
sides though the gallery has been reset. The pulpit and
immersion chamber are at the West end, flanked by two doorways
leading from the schoolroom (formerly the vestry). Monuments in
chapel. Alice, wife of Nathaniel Gifford, 1835, signed Cannam,
St. Ives; Nathanial Gifford, 1845, signed Cannam, St. Ives;
Sarah (Lee). wife of Benjamin Cattell, 1818; Rev. Thomas Lee,
1806 pastor, oval tablet signed Wm. Haselgrove, Cam'ge;
Elizabeth, widow of Thomas Lee, 1816, oval tablet; George
Prudden, 1837; Susanna, wife of George Prudden, 1828.
C.F. Stell. R.C.H.M. record cards
Over Strict Baptist Chapel. Bicentenary Celebrations Booklet
(1937)


Listing NGR: TL3743269992

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