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Non Conformist Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Salmestone, Kent

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Latitude: 51.3734 / 51°22'24"N

Longitude: 1.3772 / 1°22'37"E

OS Eastings: 635140

OS Northings: 169225

OS Grid: TR351692

Mapcode National: GBR WZZ.T5J

Mapcode Global: VHLG6.TRF1

Entry Name: Non Conformist Chapel

Listing Date: 16 January 2003

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1350381

English Heritage Legacy ID: 489950

Location: Thanet, Kent, CT9

County: Kent

District: Thanet

Town: Thanet

Electoral Ward/Division: Salmestone

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Kent

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Listing Text

878/0/10038 Non Conformist Chapel, Margate Cemetery


Cemetery chapel, one of a pair. Built by Birch of Margate in 1856, builder G Hadlow. Perpendicular style. Kentish ragstone rubble with stone dressings, tiled roof with terracotta ridge tiles.
EXTERIOR: West end has a circular opening with cinquefoil light above ogee-arched doorcase with foliate corbels, colonnettes and plank door with elaborate iron mongery. North side has three triple windows with trefoil heads. South side has two similar windows and a central gable with double trefoil head. East window has large traceried window with sexfoil and three trefoil heads.
INTERIOR: Two bays. Arch-braced roof with collar beams supported on carved corbels, wooden dado panelling, original pews and tiled floor around altar.

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