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Chipstead Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Chevening, Kent

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Latitude: 51.2845 / 51°17'4"N

Longitude: 0.1521 / 0°9'7"E

OS Eastings: 550180

OS Northings: 156133

OS Grid: TQ501561

Mapcode National: GBR S9.T74

Mapcode Global: VHHPK.LZ84

Plus Code: 9F3275M2+RR

Entry Name: Chipstead Chapel

Listing Date: 23 February 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1244282

English Heritage Legacy ID: 449211

Location: Chevening, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN13

County: Kent

Civil Parish: Chevening

Built-Up Area: Sevenoaks

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

Church of England Parish: Chevening St Botolph

Church of England Diocese: Rochester

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-

(south side)

3/10008 Chipstead Chapel


Former Non-Conformist chapel, latterly used for storage. Early C17 or earlier timber-framed
building of which the roof and rear wall survive, embedded in mid C19 chapel. Three sides are
rendered with incised lines to imitate masonry, the rear elevation is timber-framed with plaster
infill on brick plinth. Steeply-pitched roof with courses of plain and pointed tiles and fretted
wooden bargeboards. Front elevation has 2 round-headed windows with moulded architraves
and marginal glazing. Central doorcase with cornice and paired end brackets. End elevation has
2 blocked round-headed windows and roundel to gable with cross in quatrefoil. Internally, 3
walls have no timber-framing visible but the roof structure is reported to be oak of queen post
or strut construction with heavy projecting rafters laid flat and of a large section.

Listing NGR: TQ5018056133

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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