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United Reformed Church and Memorial Stone Beside North Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Fowlmere, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0902 / 52°5'24"N

Longitude: 0.0734 / 0°4'24"E

OS Eastings: 542149

OS Northings: 245572

OS Grid: TL421455

Mapcode National: GBR L8L.TN5

Mapcode Global: VHHKN.7Q5H

Entry Name: United Reformed Church and Memorial Stone Beside North Wall

Listing Date: 17 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128092

English Heritage Legacy ID: 52915

Location: Fowlmere, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, SG8

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Fowlmere

Built-Up Area: Fowlmere

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Fowlmere St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 4245 FOWLMERE CHAPEL LANE
(South Side)
18/102 United Reformed
Church and Memorial
stone beside north
wall.
GV II
Chapel. c.1780, apse at east end 1870, bell tower and clock 1881, restoration
1878. Timber-framed with rough cast render, C19 gault brick; C20
ridge-tiled hipped and gabled roofs. Two storey chapel with single storey
school room to west and bell tower rising above two storeys to south-west
corner. Chapel with square plan, polygonal apse and symmetrical west front
with gabled projection flanked by lean-to open porches; gault brick quoins.
Two storey central window, two gallery windows (and side elevation windows)
with round headed arches and original leaded lights. Diagonal boarded doors
to left and right hand with patterned iron hinges shaped to round arches.
School room with pierced gable bargeboards and drop finial, round apex window
and two casement windows in cambered brick arches. Bell tower with panelled
brick walls, clock in north face and louvred belfry lights. Interior:
Gallery on three sides with panelled front supported on cast iron columns.
Organ C19 by Hen Jones, London SW. Memorial stone, limestone slab inscribed
to the memory of Rev. Wm Merchand d.1810 and Mary his wife.
Kellys' Directories for Cambridgeshire
R.C.H.M. Report 1949
V.C.H. Vol. VI


Listing NGR: TL4214945572

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