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Baptist Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Gamlingay, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.1517 / 52°9'6"N

Longitude: -0.1918 / 0°11'30"W

OS Eastings: 523808

OS Northings: 251922

OS Grid: TL238519

Mapcode National: GBR J50.0B8

Mapcode Global: VHGMV.M5GT

Entry Name: Baptist Chapel

Listing Date: 22 November 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1128151

English Heritage Legacy ID: 52755

Location: Gamlingay, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, SG19

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Gamlingay

Built-Up Area: Gamlingay

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Gamlingay St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 25SW (West side)


22.11.67 Baptist Chapel


Non conformist chapel. Founded late C17-early C18 rebuilt 1840, extended 1858
and restored 1881. Red brick and hipped, slate roof with moulded wood eaves
cornice. Two stage east front, mainly C18, except for porch. Two hung sashes
with glazing bars in semi-circular headed arches. The sills of the windows
cut into the plat band and suggest that the windows may have been enlarged.
Two horizontal, six pane hung sashes at ground stage. Modern two stage porch
with stone inscribed "Church formed 1670". North side in three window bays.
Sixteen pane hung sashes with early glass. At the west end pair of vestries
with lecture room over. 1858. Interior C19 gallery, seating and pulpit with
double staircase. Founded under auspices of John Bunyan.

RCHM: West Cambs mon (2)
CF Steel: Non conformist Chapels and Meeting-houses (RCHM)
VCH: Cambs vol 5 p85
Pevsner: Buildings of England p391.

Listing NGR: TL2380851922

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