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South Chapel, Liverpool

Description: South Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 March 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 214071

OS Grid Reference: SJ3748295874
OS Grid Coordinates: 337482, 395874
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4559, -2.9430

Location: Long Lane, Liverpool L9 7AA

Locality: Liverpool
County: Liverpool
Country: England
Postcode: L9 7AA

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Listing Text


1/432 South Chapel

Chapel. 1879. Rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings, slate
roof. 4-bay nave, short chancel, north west tower, store
room to south under gabled roof and vestry under lean-to
roof. Tower has diagonal buttresses, north entrance of 2
orders with crocketed ogival hood, returns have stepped
lancets under continuous hood, weathering to 3 sides and
then cusped lancets; returns have roses. Bell stage has
paired bell openings between clasping buttresses with nook
shafts, traceried frieze and cornice with gargoyles at
angles. Broach spire with 2 tiers of lucarnes. Nave has 2-
light windows with Geometrical tracery and north east
entrance with continuous moulding, foliated plaque over.
Buttresses with gables; and quatrefoiled parapet. Small
gabled roof dormers. West entrance of 2 orders, cusped arch
and ogival hood, crocketed. 4-light window. Store has west
entrance, paired lancets. Entrance at eastern end leads to
chapel. 3-light chancel east window and angle buttresses.

Listing NGR: SJ3748295874

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Source: English Heritage

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