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Non Conformist Mortuary Chapel, London Road Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.2984 / 52°17'54"N

Longitude: -0.6878 / 0°41'15"W

OS Eastings: 489582

OS Northings: 267507

OS Grid: SP895675

Mapcode National: GBR DYF.T35

Mapcode Global: VHFPC.1H8D

Entry Name: Non Conformist Mortuary Chapel, London Road Cemetery

Listing Date: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191186

English Heritage Legacy ID: 233744

Location: Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8

County: Northamptonshire

District: Wellingborough

Town: Wellingborough

Electoral Ward/Division: Isebrook

Built-Up Area: Wellingborough

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Wellingborough All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP86NE (South side)
4/91 Non-conformist mortuary chapel
London Road cemetery


Non-conformist mortuary chapel. c.1857-58. By E.F.Law. Squared coursed and
rusticated limestone with ashlar dressings and slate roof. Single-unit chapel.
Single storey. Gable entrance front has pair of central plank doors with
decorative hinges under pointed chamfered arch. 3-light Decorated style window
above with tracery. Small 2-stage square tower to right has lancet windows to
lower stage and 2-light bellchamber openings to upper stage. Ashlar cornice with
corbel table and corner gargorles. Broach spire with fish-scale slate covering
and metal cross finial. Side elevations, three-window range, and rear elevation
of one-window range, are similar to entrance front, 2-stage buttresses at
corners and between window ranges. Gabled porch attached to left side elevation.
Interior not inspected. Forms part of a planned cemetery layout with Chuch of
England mortuary chapel (q.v.) and cemetery (q.v.).
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.453).

Listing NGR: SP8958267507

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