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Lilburn Chapel, Lilburn

Description: Lilburn Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 September 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 237546

OS Grid Reference: NU0223024188
OS Grid Coordinates: 402230, 624188
Latitude/Longitude: 55.5115, -1.9662

Location: Lilburn, Northumberland NE66 4PJ

Locality: Lilburn
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE66 4PJ

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Listing Text


7/82 Lilburn Chapel
(previously listed as
West Lilburn Chapel)
21.9.51 11

Ruined chapel. C11. Massive blocks of dressed stone. Nave, chancel and C13 south
chapel. Long, tall and narrow, still of Anglo-Saxon shape. Walls stand to c 9 feet
on north side, 5 feet on south side, but the east and west ends stand to gable
height. Remains of plain, square responds to former chancel arch. Responds of
former arch into south chapel have C13 mouldings. Small square recesses in chancel
are possibly aumbry and piscina. 2 elaborate medieval tomb slabs in south chapel
and one in nave.

Northumberland County History Vol XIV

Listing NGR: NU0223024188

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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