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Latitude: 51.5542 / 51°33'15"N
Longitude: -0.9279 / 0°55'40"W
OS Eastings: 474428
OS Northings: 184468
OS Grid: SU744844
Mapcode National: GBR C4K.D8B
Mapcode Global: VHDWF.V6TD
Plus Code: 9C3XH33C+MV
Entry Name: Henley Cemetery Nonconformist Chapel
Listing Date: 12 July 1996
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1268399
English Heritage Legacy ID: 461864
Location: Bix and Assendon, South Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, RG9
District: South Oxfordshire
Civil Parish: Bix and Assendon
Traditional County: Oxfordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire
Church of England Parish: Bix
Church of England Diocese: Oxford
Tagged with: Chapel
BIX AND ASSENDON
Henley Cemetery Nonconformist
Nonconformist cemetery chapel, 1868
MATERIALS: Knapped flint with freestone dressings and clay tile roof.
PLAN: Nave and short chancel with north entrance porch
EXTERIOR: Steeply pitched roofs with bands of shaped tiles, crested ridge-tiles and stone coping to gable ends with finials and corbelled kneelers. Remains of dismantled bell-cote over east end of nave. Shallow buttresses with multiple off-sets. Stone plinth-course and string-course at base of windows. Two-light east window and three-light west windows have Geometric Decorated tracery; windows to north and south are small cusped lancets. Pointed-arched north and south doorways, the doors having ornate wrought-iron hinges.
INTERIORS: Simple rendered chamfered chancel arch. Scissor-braced roof. Fixtures and fittings removed.
REASONS FOR DESIGNATION: The Nonconformist chapel at Fairmile Cemetery, built in 1868, is listed for the following principal reasons:
* Architectural interest: the building is handsomely built, well detailed and comparatively unaltered.
* Group value: it forms a pair with the neighbouring Anglican chapel, and the two form the centrepiece to an intact Victorian cemetery landscape.
Listing NGR: SU7442884468
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