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Mortuary Chapel, Knightwick

Description: Mortuary Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 151335

OS Grid Reference: SO7282855232
OS Grid Coordinates: 372828, 255232
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1947, -2.3989

Location: Knightwick, Worcestershire WR6 5QF

Locality: Knightwick
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 5QF

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Listing Text


1/28 Mortuary Chapel



Mortuary chapel. Dated 1879. By John Francis Greswolde. Stone rubble,
partly reused medieval masonry, with ashlar dressings; tiled roof with
diaper and bonded decoration; gable parapets; timber-framed bell turret
with slate roof. 2 bays; 2 cusped lancets to north and south elevations;
east elevation has a 3-light Decorated window. West doorway has pointed
arch with reveals and drip mould. Interior: timber roof with 3 hammer-
beam trusses; remains of Norman font with chevron detail; contemporary
pews and altar table; 2 C18 wall memorials at west end, 4 late C19 wall
memorials at east end. Chapel is built on the site of the east end of
the former parish church.

Listing NGR: SO7282855232

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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