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Latitude: 52.0759 / 52°4'33"N
Longitude: -0.0559 / 0°3'21"W
OS Eastings: 533333
OS Northings: 243732
OS Grid: TL333437
Mapcode National: GBR K78.YGF
Mapcode Global: VHGN9.Z2BY
Entry Name: United Reformed Church
Listing Date: 19 January 1983
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1163395
English Heritage Legacy ID: 52479
Location: Bassingbourn cum Kneesworth, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, SG8
District: South Cambridgeshire
Civil Parish: Bassingbourn cum Kneesworth
Built-Up Area: Bassingbourn
Traditional County: Cambridgeshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire
Church of England Parish: Bassingbourn St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Ely
TL 3243 BASSINGBOURN-CUM-KNEESWORTH SOUTH END
19.1.83 United Reformed
Chapel. 1790 with C19 additions and alterations. Timber-framed with
roughcast render and plain tiled roofs, gault brick and slated roof additions.
One galleried storey. Original building with double, hipped roof of three
'bays' extended with an apse to the east accommodating the vestry with organ
gallery above. Late C19 brick extension of one 'bay' to north with
symmetrical gabled entrance facade. Double doors and two side doors recessed
with band of pointed lights to three fanlights. Portico with four octagonal
piers. Three two-light gallery windows with leaded light and stuccoed drip
moulds; quatrefoil in apex and apex finial. Interior: Gallery on three sides
supported on wooden columns with 'W.W fecit 1802' on painted roundel on east
side. Marble tablet to Rev. Sam Bull, the first pastor of the church,
ordained 1791, died 1826, on south wall. Samuel Dodkin (d.1808) left money
for the upkeep of the chapel.
RCHM Report 1950
VCH Vol VIII p.28
Listing NGR: TL3333343732
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