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Latitude: 51.1373 / 51°8'14"N
Longitude: 1.3109 / 1°18'39"E
OS Eastings: 631711
OS Northings: 142774
OS Grid: TR317427
Mapcode National: GBR X2S.N7Y
Mapcode Global: VHLHB.NNVZ
Plus Code: 9F3348P6+W8
Entry Name: Old Charlton Cemetery Chapels
Listing Date: 13 February 1991
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1243720
English Heritage Legacy ID: 447923
Location: Dover, Kent, CT16
Civil Parish: Dover
Built-Up Area: Dover
Traditional County: Kent
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent
TR3142 DOVER OLD CHARLTON ROAD
3/174 Old Charlton
Pair of cemetery chapels. Circa 1870 by T. Talbot Bury of Dover.
Rock-faced dressed stone rubble with Bath stone dressings.
Steeply pitched plain tile roof the south east chapel with crested
ridge tiles; stone caped gable ends with wrought iron finials and
Pair of single cell chapels, the Anglican chapel to north west and
non-conformist to south east linked by porches to a central porte-
High Victorian Gothic; Early English and Venetian.
The south west front has gable ends of chapels to left and right
with angle buttresses and tall 3-light plate tracery windows with
order of nailheads in the arches. Central gable of Porte-cochere
has diagonal buttresses and similar arch but with cusps and
colonnettes on the responds. The fleche over the porte-cochere
has been truncated. The linking porches have open wooden arcaded
sides with narrow cusped arches. 2-light plate-tracery side
windows and doorways with plate tracery in tympana, colonnettes
and strap hinges to panelled doors. The liturgical east (actual
N.E.) end of chapes with polygonal apse to left (non-conformist)
and semi-circular apse to right (Anglican) with lancet windows.
On the inner slope of each roof a small gabled ventilator with
cusped arch and louvres.
Interior: said to have polychromatic brickwork.
Listing NGR: TR3171142774
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