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Latitude: 50.5166 / 50°30'59"N
Longitude: -3.757 / 3°45'25"W
OS Eastings: 275528
OS Northings: 70010
OS Grid: SX755700
Mapcode National: GBR QJ.1SMY
Mapcode Global: FRA 370P.Q3L
Entry Name: Former Congregational Church and Schoolrooms
Listing Date: 10 May 1973
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1282894
English Heritage Legacy ID: 376119
Location: Ashburton, Teignbridge, Devon, TQ13
Civil Parish: Ashburton
Built-Up Area: Ashburton
Traditional County: Devon
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon
Church of England Parish: Ashburton St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Exeter
SX7570 NORTH STREET
849-1/8/140 (East side)
07/08/51 Former Congregational Church and
Former Congregational Church and schoolrooms. Church probably
early C19; schoolrooms mid C19. Stone rubble, the schoolrooms
with red-brick window surrounds. Slated roofs; hipped over the
chapel. Church lies at rear of site, backing on to Stapledon
Lane. On the right-hand side of its forecourt, at
right-angles, are the schoolrooms. These are now linked to the
chapel by a gallery. 2 storeys. Each building is 3 windows
wide. Chapel has round-arched windows and centre doorway.
Windows have barred sashes with Gothic glazing in their heads
and in the fanlight over the door. Coved eaves-cornice on all
4 sides. Rear and side walls have red-brick arches. The centre
E windows has coloured glass with figures; described in 1973
list as 'probably C17. Flemish brought from a building in
Westminster Bridge Road London demolished when Christchurch
was built there. Schoolrooms have segmental-arched windows in
ground storey and in upper storey of W gable; flat-headed
windows in upper storey of N front. All have barred sashes.
Small gabled entrance porch on W gable wall. Both main
building and porch have deep projecting eaves. C19 iron
railing across whole street frontage: moulded caps to the
standards, enriched spearheads to the other uprights.
Interior: chapel now has few features, although galleries
remain and a few wall monuments.
Listing NGR: SX7552870010
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