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Chapel of the Royal Hospital, Weston-Super-Mare

Description: Chapel of the Royal Hospital

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 May 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 33243

OS Grid Reference: ST3164859872
OS Grid Coordinates: 331648, 159872
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3338, -2.9825

Location: Royal Sands, Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset BS23 4NH

Locality: Weston-Super-Mare
County: North Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BS23 4NH

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Listing Text

Chapel of the Royal
ST 35 NW 3/50
Late C19. Hospital chapel. Attached to south end of Royal Hospital (not of special
interest). Three bay nave and apsidal chancel. Random rubble. Tiled roof with
banded colouring. Coped verge at west end with attached stepped bell-cote to north.
Strings. Lancet windows with buttresses between. Moulded plinth. Good complete,
original interior: entered through lobby which retains a blind, cusped screen. Asped
chancel with painted half-dome, ribs, corbelled on apostles heads. Enriched plaster
dado. Lancet windows in Decorated style with cusped rear arches. Carved projecting
pulpit; cusped and labelled recess to north. Three bay nave with painted ceiling.
Some stained glass principally in Chancel. Original panelling and pews with cast-
iron light fittings and communion rail.

Listing NGR: ST3164859872

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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