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Stepney Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Lynn, Norfolk

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Latitude: 52.7534 / 52°45'12"N

Longitude: 0.4003 / 0°24'0"E

OS Eastings: 562087

OS Northings: 320005

OS Grid: TF620200

Mapcode National: GBR N3R.623

Mapcode Global: WHJP7.32V1

Entry Name: Stepney Chapel

Listing Date: 7 June 1972

Last Amended: 26 July 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298167

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384072

Location: King's Lynn and West Norfolk, Norfolk, PE30

County: Norfolk

Electoral Ward/Division: St Margarets with St Nicholas

Built-Up Area: King's Lynn

Traditional County: Norfolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Norfolk

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Listing Text


610-1/8/16 (North side)
07/06/72 Stepney Chapel
(Formerly Listed as:
Stepney Baptist Church)


Built as Baptist Church, now auction rooms. 1841. Built for
Rev. JT Wigner, who had attended Stepney College. Gault brick
with rendered and whitewashed dressings. Slate roof. 2
storeys. Plain brick pilasters to each side of facade lead
into a pediment. Group of 3 windows to each floor brought
forward. Ground-floor ones have shouldered heads and glazing
bars, upper ones have oculi in heads and rounded arches. One
C20 door right and left in heavy surrounds. Above each is a
2-light window with a roundel in the heads. In pediment is a
truncated cornice with datestone: 1841. Gabled roof. East and
west returns have 2-light transomed casements, the lower
lights with arched heads, above the transoms with roundels.
INTERIOR not inspected, but balcony understood to be intact.

Listing NGR: TF6208720005

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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