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Roman Catholic Chapel Approximately 20 Metres North of Rudding Park House, Follifoot

Description: Roman Catholic Chapel Approximately 20 Metres North of Rudding Park House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 330678

OS Grid Reference: SE3339653207
OS Grid Coordinates: 433396, 453207
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9739, -1.4923

Location: Follifoot, North Yorkshire HG3 1LL

Locality: Follifoot
Local Authority: Harrogate Borough Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: HG3 1LL

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Listing Text

(east side, off)

4/15 Roman Catholic Chapel
approximately 20 metres
north of Rudding Park


Chapel. 1874. By A E Purdie for Sir Percival Radcliffe, bart. Coursed,
rock-faced gritstone and ashlar, Westmorland slate roof. 5-bay nave with
clerestory and side aisles, 2-bay chancel with side-chapels and pentagonal
mortuary chapel attached to east end. A very large chapel in High Victorian
Gothic Style, with 5-light east window with cinquefoils and quatrefoil
openings. above. 4-light west window above main entrance. Stepped
buttresses, ashlar gable copings, bellcote over junction between nave and
chancel. The mortuary chapel has ornate bellcote pinnacles and a
pentagonal roof. Interior: nave:circular piers of polished Aberdeen granite
with naturalistic capitals. Other columns of pink marble with foliate
capitals flank clerestory windows, and groups of 3 angels with musical
instruments support triple columns of chancel arch. Elaborate reredos with
flanking doorways, all with carvings of saints and crockets. Original
fittings and furniture. N Pevsner, Buildings of England, West Riding, 1967,
p 425.

Listing NGR: SE3339653207

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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