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The Chapel, Skipton

Description: The Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 March 1978
English Heritage Building ID: 323431

OS Grid Reference: SD9892052040
OS Grid Coordinates: 398920, 452040
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9644, -2.0179

Location: 1 Chapel Hill, Skipton, North Yorkshire BD23 1UH

Locality: Skipton
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD23 1UH

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Listing Text


The Chapel
SD 95 SE 2/28


Early C19. Former chapel. Stone rubble with ashlar front. 2 storeys. Gable
at the front forms a pediment with frieze, cornice and dentils. String between
storeys. 3 long round-headed window in upper storey with glazing bars, and Gothick
glazing bars in heads. Door set to left hand side of front approached by steps
(now much altered and reduced). The jambs and a slender lintel are panelled,
and above this lintel is a semi-circular fanlight with tracery. Above the fanlight
is a simple cornice. There is one rectangular window with a flat arch head in
the middle of the ground storey front, and probably another now hidden by added
wooden sheds.

Listing NGR: SD9892052040

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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