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Ruins of Chapel of the Holy Ghost, Basingstoke

Description: Ruins of Chapel of the Holy Ghost

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 3 May 1949
English Heritage Building ID: 137901

OS Grid Reference: SU6355452613
OS Grid Coordinates: 463554, 152613
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2691, -1.0904

Location: Chapel Hill, Basingstoke, Hampshire RG21 5TB

Locality: Basingstoke
Local Authority: Basingstoke and Deane Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: RG21 5TB

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Listing Text


2/1 Ruins of Chapel of the
Holy Ghost
(formerly listed as
Chapel of the Holy
3.5.49 Ghost)

- II*

C13, C15. Once related to the Holy Ghost Guild, the building had a nave and
chancel (with hexagonal apse); the surviving western fragment comprises the lower
part of the west wall, with short sections of flanking walls, all in flint with
limited remains of stone dressings. Later red brick diagonal copper buttresses.
The west window has a painted arch and indications of tracery; below this is the
west door (C15), having a moulded arch. Within the former building is a tomb
slab with a weathered part-figure in stone. To the east (in the position of the
former chancel) is a tomb slab with the weathered stone figure of the cross-legged

Scheduled Ancient Monument.

Listing NGR: SU6223851421

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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