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Bethesda Chapel, Rillington

Description: Bethesda Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 329724

OS Grid Reference: SE8530974375
OS Grid Coordinates: 485309, 474375
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1581, -0.6951

Location: Low Moorgate, Rillington, North Yorkshire YO17 8LH

Locality: Rillington
Local Authority: Ryedale District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: YO17 8LH

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Listing Text

(east side)
11/41 Bethesda Chapel

Congregational chapel. 1818 on datestone. Limestone ashlar with squared
limestone to sides and rear; tooled and chamfered sandstone dressings and
plinth; pantile roof. 2-storey, 3-bays, pedimented gable end to street.
All openings are boarded-up. Round-headed doorways of voussoirs flank a
lunette to ground floor. First-floor windows are round-headed and there is
a roundel in a raised surround to pediment, inscribed: BETHESDA
Painted stone sills to all windows. Left and right returns: single radial-
glazed lunettes beneath semicircular arches. Paired modillion eaves course.
Rear: 2 round-headed, 2-light windows. Coped gables and shaped kneelers to
rear only. Interior: radial-glazed windows survive, with coloured glass in
those to rear. The ceiling is coved and contains a clock in the centre in a
painted and moulded star-burst surround.

Listing NGR: SE8530974375

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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