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Baptist Church (former), rear of 39 Stocks Road, Aldbury

Hidden from the road behind Lace Cottage in Stocks Road, Aldbury. From the road only part of a tile hung wall can be seen, a public footpath at the rear of Stocks Road enables a view of an end wall only. It was built around 1827 or 1836 depending on the source used.

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Listed building details

Free Church (Baptist), Hillside Road, Chorleywood

An arts and crafts building of 1905 with a hall added in 1934 and all designed by Herbert G. Ibberson. It was originally called a Baptist church but the name was changed to the current one in 1948. It is high above and south of the town centre.

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Church website

Listed building details

Baptist Church, High Street, Bovingdon

Reached by a footpath off the High Street. Built in 1872, it was closed from 1945-55. Road access to the newer building at the rear is via Apple Cotts.

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Church website

Baptist (former), Birch lane, Flaunden (now The Old Chapel)

The chapel dates from 1836 and is now housing. The old graveyard stands alongside.

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Baptist Church, The Street, Chipperfield

A building of 1837 with a later frontage added around 1886. There had been other enlargements in 1859 and 1867.

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Conservation area appraisal with several mentions

Baptist (former), The Green, Sarratt

There was a Baptist chapel from 1857 which was enlarged in 1874. Like so many village chapels it closed, in 2006-2007, and is now housing. The foundation stones are largely covered by plants.

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Local Listed building details

General Baptist Chapel (former), Frogmore Street, Tring

Almost unrecognisable as a chapel and heavily altered, it is now housing called Chapel House. It was built in 1751 and enlarged in 1839 and was replaced by the current Baptist church on the High street in 1889

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Baptist Church, Chesham Road, Wigginton

Built around 1904 by William Huckvale, replacing the use of various buildings in the village. It has a much more recent frontage added.

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Church website

Baptist Church, Barnet Road, Potters Bar

There are three main buildings here. The current church opened in 1964, the older church dating from 1868, designed by W. Allen Dixon,  and at right angles to the rear of the old church another building (Sunday school?) of 1888. All are connected by various ancillary rooms, the older buildings now being used as halls The modern church has a conservatory type frontage added to provide a refreshment/circulation area.

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Church website

Locally Listed building details


Baptist Church, Penn Road, Park Street

A 1960s building in this suburban village just north of Frogmore.

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Church website