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Chapel at Thurnham Hall, Thurnham

Description: Chapel at Thurnham Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 182283

OS Grid Reference: SD4634854528
OS Grid Coordinates: 346348, 454528
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9840, -2.8196

Location: Thurnham, Lancashire LA2 0BA

Locality: Thurnham
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 0BA

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Listing Text


12/215 Chapel at Thurnham Hall


Roman Catholic domestic chapel, 1845. Coursed sandstone, with ashlar at
front, with slate roof. Adjoins south side of Thurnham Hall (q.v.). West
facade is gabled, with embattled corner turret at the right. Its window is of
3 trefoiled lights under a pointed head with quatrefoil. The south wall has
an embattled parapet, and an embattled turret at the right with paired bell
openings. The 3 windows are triple stepped lancets with Tudor-arched heads.
Interior. On each side of the altar, at the west, is-a statue in a niche.
The roof trusses, carried on stone corbels, have arch-braced collars. At the
east end is a gallery with arcaded timber front. On the north side is a
gallery used by Miss Elizabeth Dalton, with fireplace, and a hinged screen to
protect her from the gaze of tenants.

Listing NGR: SD4634854528

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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