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Godsfield Chapel Adjacent to Godsfield Farmhouse, Old Alresford

Description: Godsfield Chapel Adjacent to Godsfield Farmhouse

Grade: I
Date Listed: 16 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 145211

OS Grid Reference: SU6043137048
OS Grid Coordinates: 460431, 137048
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1295, -1.1378

Location: Old Alresford, Hampshire SO24 9RQ

Locality: Old Alresford
Local Authority: Winchester City Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SO24 9RQ

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There is also a scheduled monument with a similar name, Godsfield Chapel, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This is probably the same structure or related to it in some way.

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Listing Text


7/3 Godsfield
adjacent to Godsfield
farmhouse (formerly
listed as Cottage imm.
I South of Godsfield
Chapel, sometime cottage now store. Late C14. Rendered rubble flint with
stone dressings, roof tiled, brick ridge stacks at E end, and W centre and
stone stack at W end. L-shaped with chapel as long stem and priest's lodgings
forming short base at W end. S side has 3 C17 single lights with cusped trefoil
heads and hood mouldings at W end 1st floor square headed window with cinque
foiled light and below low small square window. W end has similar window and
to N 2 offset projections for garderobe and staircase, with north roof outshot
over. N side has 2 pointed doorways, E door to chapel, W door at lower level
to lodging, and small altar light at W end. Inside chapel has C20 medieval
style fireplace at W end. 4 centred rear arches to doors and windows. C19
square opening to lower priests lodging, with small square light at 1st floor
level. Roof to chapel C19 queen post with at W 3 trusses of C15 arch braced
roof. Priests lodging has 3 doorways on its N wall. Pointed arches to front
door and staircase, round arch at W to store. Small fireplace on W wall with
large stone bressemer. Heavily beamed ceiling. Stone staircase with arch at
top to room with chamfered moulding with stop near floor level. In W wall small
doorway to garderobe. Fireplace in E wall with large stone bressemer.

Listing NGR: SU6009337176

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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