Wattisham Strict Baptist Chapel

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Wattisham Baptist Chapel
Wattisham Strict Baptist Chapel
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Wattisham Baptist Chapel
52°07′48″N0°56′06″E / 52.1299°N 0.9351°E / 52.1299; 0.9351 Coordinates: 52°07′48″N0°56′06″E / 52.1299°N 0.9351°E / 52.1299; 0.9351
Location Wattisham, Suffolk
CountryEngland
Denomination Baptist
Churchmanship Strict Baptist
Membershipabout 40
Weekly attendance50–60
Website Wattisham Strict Baptist Chapel
History
Statuschapel
Founded1763
Architecture
Functional statusActive
Heritage designation Grade II
Designated10 July 1980
Style Vernacular
Completed1825

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 village in United Kingdom

Wattisham is a civil parish near to the town of Stowmarket in Suffolk, England. From the 2011 Census the population of the parish was, according to the ONS, included in the civil parish of Hitcham.

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History

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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References

  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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