Wattisham Strict Baptist Chapel

Wattisham Strict Baptist Chapel is a Strict Baptist chapel in the village of Wattisham in Suffolk, England. It was built in 1825 and has been a Grade II listed building since 1980.

Wattisham Baptist Chapel
Wattisham Strict Baptist Chapel
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The chapel seen from the west
Wattisham Baptist Chapel is located in Suffolk
Wattisham Baptist Chapel
Wattisham Baptist Chapel
52°07′48″N 0°56′06″E / 52.1299°N 0.9351°E / 52.1299; 0.9351Coordinates: 52°07′48″N 0°56′06″E / 52.1299°N 0.9351°E / 52.1299; 0.9351
LocationWattisham, Suffolk
CountryEngland
DenominationBaptist
ChurchmanshipStrict Baptist
Membershipabout 40
Weekly attendance50–60
WebsiteWattisham Strict Baptist Chapel
History
Statuschapel
Founded1763
Architecture
Functional statusActive
Heritage designationGrade II
Designated10 July 1980
StyleVernacular
Completed1825

HistoryEdit

The congregation was founded in 1763. Its first purpose-built chapel on this site was completed in the 1780s.[1] It was replaced with the current brick building in 1825.[2]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Knott, Simon (2011). "Strict Baptist Chapel, Wattisham". Simon's Suffolk Churches. Simon Knott. Retrieved 4 October 2011.
  2. ^ Historic England. "Baptist Chapel  (Grade II) (1182650)". National Heritage List for England. Retrieved 4 October 2011.

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