Chapel of Free Grace (New York City)

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The (former) Chapel of Free Grace
General information
Architectural style Gothic Revival architecture
Town or city New York, New York
Country United States of America
Completed 1859[1][2][2]
Client St. George's Episcopal Church[1]
Technical details
Structural system masonry

The former Chapel of Free Grace was a former mission chapel built in 1859 by St. George's Episcopal Church. Located at 406 East 19th Street, it was a gable-fronted steeply pitched masonry Gothic Revival church with a gable rose window. The Evangelical Lutheran Church of Christ (founded 1868) purchased the church building in 1882. The 19th Street building remained the Lutheran congregation's home until it was demolished in 1948 during the development of Stuyvesant Town by Metropolitan Life Insurance.[1]


  • Dunlap, David W. From Abyssinian to Zion: A Guide to Manhattan's Houses of Worship. (New York: Columbia University Press, 2004.).

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Coordinates: 40°44′2.72″N 73°58′46.73″W / 40.7340889°N 73.9796472°W / 40.7340889; -73.9796472