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Cemetery Chapels

A Grade II Listed Building in Godalming, Surrey

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Latitude: 51.1928 / 51°11'34"N

Longitude: -0.611 / 0°36'39"W

OS Eastings: 497160

OS Northings: 144650

OS Grid: SU971446

Mapcode National: GBR FD2.2CT

Mapcode Global: VHFVT.C8CX

Entry Name: Cemetery Chapels

Listing Date: 1 February 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293615

English Heritage Legacy ID: 291469

Location: Godalming, Waverley, Surrey, GU7

County: Surrey

District: Waverley

Civil Parish: Godalming

Built-Up Area: Godalming

Traditional County: Surrey

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Surrey

Church of England Parish: Godalming

Church of England Diocese: Guildford

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Listing Text

SU 9744 NW
(west side, off)
Cemetery Chapels

Cemetery chapels. 1857 (VCH p28), altered. Bargate rubblestone with ashlar
dressings; plain tile roofs. U-shaped plan having 3-bay central range with
chapels forming cross-wings. In Decorated style. Chamfered plinth. Central
range: central gabled bay has walling rendered above plinth; full-width wood-
framed window of 5 cusped lights, all but 2nd and 4th lights blind; in gable,
arch-braced king-post set on head corbel; barge boards. Flanking bays have
archway on inner side with decorative cast-iron gate and cusped opening beyond;
each archway leads into internal porch having tiled floor and to each of the 3
sides a board door with decorative iron hinges (double doors to chapels).
Chapels: each has offset diagonal buttresses, ovolo-sectioned sill band, a
3-light Decorated window with leafy stops to hoodmould, shaped kneelers, ashlar
coping and decorative ridge tiles; a 1-light window to inner return; a 3-bay
outer return with buttresses and a 2-light window flanked by 1-light windows.
Rear: a 3-light window to each chapel. Central range has a central board door
with offset stack rising above it, and flanking 2-light windows.
V.C.H, Surrey, Vol III (1911)

Listing NGR: SU9715944650

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