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Baptist Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Caxton, Cambridgeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2064 / 52°12'23"N

Longitude: -0.0926 / 0°5'33"W

OS Eastings: 530434

OS Northings: 258181

OS Grid: TL304581

Mapcode National: GBR K5P.MDD

Mapcode Global: VHGMJ.BSWX

Entry Name: Baptist Chapel

Listing Date: 31 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162804

English Heritage Legacy ID: 51095

Location: Caxton, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB23

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Caxton

Built-Up Area: Caxton

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Caxton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

TL 3058-3158 CAXTON ERMINE STREET
(East Side)

12/67 Baptist Chapel

GV II

Chapel. 1845, Sunday School and vestry added to east 1874. Yellow gault
brick with slate roof; end stack to east gable. Single storeyed with two
galleries, and two storeyed rear extension. Gable to street with symmetrical
facade. Pilastered quoins, plastered brick bands at eaves and sill height.
Plain moulded stone architraves to doorway with rectangular fanlight and
double panelled doors, and to two gallery windows with twelve-paned hung
sashes. Interior: One open, and partly closed galleries to east and west.
Pine boarded ceiling; pine seating. Wall memorial of white and black marble
with painted black inscription to the founder Samuel Fordham (1794-1876).
The first meetings were held in the barns of Red Lion Farm.

R.C.H.M. West Cambs., p37, mon.2
V.C.H., Vol. V, p35
Chapel minute books. C.R.O.


Listing NGR: TL3043458181

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