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Mortuary Chapel of Abney Park Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke Newington, London

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5644 / 51°33'51"N

Longitude: -0.0773 / 0°4'38"W

OS Eastings: 533363

OS Northings: 186811

OS Grid: TQ333868

Mapcode National: GBR HC.364

Mapcode Global: VHGQM.LYZ3

Entry Name: Mortuary Chapel of Abney Park Cemetery

Listing Date: 4 February 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1265023

English Heritage Legacy ID: 426145

Location: Hackney, London, N16

County: London

District: Hackney

Electoral Ward/Division: Stoke Newington

Built-Up Area: Hackney

Traditional County: Middlesex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: St Mary Stoke Newington

Church of England Diocese: London

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Description

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 12/03/2019

TQ 3386
12/642

STOKE NEWINGTON
HIGH STREET N16 (West Side)
Mortuary Chapel of Abney Park Cemetery

II
Non-denominational chapel. Built by 1840 in picturesque Gothic style. Plain fortress-like south wing has angle towers and a blank first floor over entrance archway. North of this a porch bay leads to the chapel proper, an octagonal tower with spire having one-bay arms on other three sides and a tiny apse to the north. Grey brick with stone dressings. Lower windows mullioned and transomed, tower windows with Perpendicular-type tracery. Many tall gabled buttresses. Interior has pointed vaulting.
Included partly for landscape value.

Listing NGR: TQ3336386811

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