About this property

Key Features

Freehold with vacant possession
Potential for alternative uses STP
Central village location
Substantial former Union Chapel


A rare opportunity to purchase a substantial former Union Chapel, located within the popular Cambridgeshire village of Mepal. The substantial property is understood to date from the 1850's, with later additions in 1920's and 1950's. The building has brick walls beneath a slate covered roof and features the following accommodation: Kitchen with a range of base and walls units and dual aspect windows; a pair of Cloakrooms each with wash hand basin and WC; School Room (6.44m x 11.08m) with wooden floor, a pair of substantial timber room dividers and triple aspect windows; Chapel (6.55m x 11.99m) with timber floor, triple aspect windows, vaulted ceiling (5.1m peak height) and part panelled walls; Entrance Lobby with timber doors to front. The gross internal floor area of the property is approx 172m². The Chapel sits hard against its rear boundary, but has an area to the front left hand side of the building which provides parking for multiple cars. The total curtilage is approx 0.1079 acres.


Freehold with vacant possession


The Union Chapel is located in the heart of the village of Mepal, next to the village hall. Upon entering the village from the south, continue along Sutton Road through the centre of the village whereupon the road turns right on to School Lane; the Chapel can then be found on the right hand side. What3words: scorch,valid,corrupted. The village of Mepal lies approximately to the west of Ely. The village has a range of local amenities including village hall and post office as well as recreation ground and primary school.

Wayleaves, Easements, Covenants and Rights of Way

The land is sold subject to and with the benefit of any wayleaves, easements, covenants and rights-of-way that may exist. See legal pack.

Lot Type


Legal Packs

www.cheffins.co.uk/auctions/property-auctions or Danielle Herring at Ward Gethin Archer, Westwood House, 9 Park Street, Chatteris, Cambs,


Cheffins Property Auction Dept 01223 213777

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