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IoE Number: 228990
Location: OCTAGON CHAPEL, COLEGATE (north side)
Photographer: Mr E. Downs
Date Photographed: 12 July 2001
Date listed: 26 February 1954
Date of last amendment: 26 February 1954
Grade II*

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TG 2309 SWCOLEGATE(north side)11/24126.2.54Octagon ChapelGVII*

TG 2309 SW COLEGATE (north side) 11/241 26.2.54 Octagon Chapel GV II* Former Presbyterian Chapel, now Unitarian Chapel. 1756 by Thomas Ivory. Red brick. Pantile roof. Octagonal plan. Single storey with gallery. 2 bays to each side, except for the entry face :- 3 bays. Central 2-leaf door with semi-circular arch and moulded surround. Single-storeyed pedimented portico with 4 unfluted Ionic columns and 2 pilasters. 5 steps up. The door is flanked by sash windows with glazing bars and rubbed brick segmental arches. 3 sash windows above with glazing bars and semi-circular rubbed brick arch and top sash. Bracket cornice. Pyramidal roof with small dormer in each bay with semi-circular head and round windows. Wrought-iron pinnacle on top of roof. Very good interior detail with giant Corinthian columns and wooden galleries between.

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