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North Road Baptist Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Milford Haven, Pembrokeshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.7138 / 51°42'49"N

Longitude: -5.0289 / 5°1'44"W

OS Eastings: 190850

OS Northings: 206013

OS Grid: SM908060

Mapcode National: GBR G6.D1FY

Mapcode Global: VH1RY.S682

Plus Code: 9C3PPX7C+GC

Entry Name: North Road Baptist Chapel

Listing Date: 22 February 1993

Last Amended: 22 February 1993

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 12872

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Situated set back between Greville Road and Warwick Road.

County: Pembrokeshire

Community: Milford Haven (Aberdaugleddau)

Community: Milford Haven

Built-Up Area: Milford Haven

Traditional County: Pembrokeshire

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Exterior

l878 Baptist Chapel by George Morgan of Carmarthen [in early Decorated style]. Rock faced grey rubble stone with Bath stone dressings and slate roof. Gothic style, unusual for G Morgan, with big gable end tripartite facade divided by two stepped buttresses with ashlar panels at mid height and slim octagonal finials. Coped shouldered gable. Side buttresses, also continued down 5-bay sides. Centre paired doors in ornate raised doorcase of pointed arches, carved centre column, plate-traceried tympana with 'Built' and 'l878' under paired hoodmoulds with purple stone voussoirs above and paired ashlar gables with blank trefoils, shoulders and kneelers. Big pointed window above, divided into two 2-light traceried windows with sexfoil heads under centre octofoil. Hoodmould and purple stone voussoirs. Apex lancet vent. Each side has single lancet with similar hoodmould and voussoirs.

Sides have long windows divided by quatrefoil band at gallery level. Rear has narrower rear organ gallery projection and NE schoolroom.

Interior

Collar-truss roof, ceiled over collars and with deep arched braces. Four-sided gallery on florid cast-iron columns, curved angles and pierced cast-iron long panels to gallery front. Two-bay choir gallery with plain arch to main chapel and organ. Pulpit and great seat with pitch-pine Gothic rails.

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