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Tottlebank Baptist Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Colton, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.2516 / 54°15'5"N

Longitude: -3.0537 / 3°3'13"W

OS Eastings: 331444

OS Northings: 484498

OS Grid: SD314844

Mapcode National: GBR 7M38.PP

Mapcode Global: WH834.2D4J

Entry Name: Tottlebank Baptist Chapel

Listing Date: 25 March 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266470

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421448

Location: Colton, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA12

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Colton

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Colton Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

COLTON GREENODD
SD 38 SW
9/49
Tottlebank Baptist
25.3.70 Chapel

II

Chapel. c.1750 with C19 alterations and additions. Roughcast stone with slate
roof. One storey, 7 bays. 1st 2 bays are schoolroom of 1864, end bay is
vestry. Segmental-headed windows have small-paned glazing with coloured glass
margin lights. Segmental-headed entrances between 2nd and 3rd bays and 6th and
7th bays have paired 2-panel doors. Gable-end stack to right hand end; roof
hipped to left hand end. Rear has 2-bay gabled transept to chapel and gabled
wing with stack to schoolroom. Interior has C19 pulpit and altar rail with
turned balusters to centre of wall opposite transept; C19 pews, those to
transept on slope. Congregation formed in 1669 making it the oldest Baptist
church in the historic county of Lancashire.


Listing NGR: SD3144484498

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