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Calf Cop Chapel and Burial Ground Wall, Bentham

Description: Calf Cop Chapel and Burial Ground Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 324059

OS Grid Reference: SD6496570211
OS Grid Coordinates: 364965, 470211
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1266, -2.5376

Locality: Bentham
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 7ET

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Listing Text

SD 67 SW
Calf Cop Chapel and burial
ground wall
Friends' meeting house. Late C18 with early C18 origins. Slobbered rubble, tooled
ashlar dressings, stone slate roof. Central staircase plan. 2 storeys, 3 bays.
Entrance right of centre in C19 fronted gabled porch of tooled ashlar; ball finial
to gable. Tooled ashlar surround to entrance on square base; lintel with date
1718 in bas relief; 6 panel door. To left are 2 large windows to meeting room
with tooled ashlar surrounds; 24 pane sashes. To right of entrance is similar
but smaller ground floor window with 6 pane sashes and similar window on upper
floor with 16 pane sashes. Shaped eaves modillions. Projectinq right-hand gable
end ridge stack. Interior: stone flagged entrance passage. 6 panel door with
L shaped hinges to meeting room. Meeting room has dado panelling. Stone dog-
leg staircase. Upper floor gallery with bobbin balusters. Wall to burial ground.
Slobbered rubble and coping. Tooled ashlar gateposts.

Listing NGR: SD6496570211

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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