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Burford Baptist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Burford, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.8072 / 51°48'25"N

Longitude: -1.6339 / 1°38'2"W

OS Eastings: 425338

OS Northings: 212122

OS Grid: SP253121

Mapcode National: GBR 5SW.MQC

Mapcode Global: VHBZS.MTLZ

Entry Name: Burford Baptist Church

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266238

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422183

Location: Burford, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Burford

Built-Up Area: Burford

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Burford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

BURFORD AND UPTON WITNEY STREET
AND SIGNET (South side)
SP2512 (En1argement) Burford Baptist Church
7/256
12.9.55

GV II


Non-conformist chapel. Present church 1804, restored 1886 and later.
Coursed rubble with ashlar dressings. Flank to street with 4 round arched
windows to road. Gable end to East has central double flush-panelled door
with bracketed hood over, flanking arched windows and a similar window
above, all windows with small lozenge leaded casements. Single-storey T-
plan wing to rear with glazing bar sash windows. Contemporary gatepiers
to churchyard:stone, lozenge plan, ogee capped.
Interior: reused late C18 fielded panels to gallery at west end; late C19
pulpit with shallow arched recess behind preachers seat; early C17
singlers desk (not in situ). An C18 memorial testifies to earlier chapel
on this site.
C.F. Stell; Non-Conformist Churches and Chapels in Central England
(RCHM).


Listing NGR: SP2533812122

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