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Underbank Chapel, Bradfield

Description: Underbank Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 April 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 335419

OS Grid Reference: SK2962888680
OS Grid Coordinates: 429628, 388680
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3941, -1.5559

Locality: Bradfield
County: Sheffield
Country: England
Postcode: S6 6AP

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Listing Text

(north side)

13/96 Underbank Chapel

Unitarian Chapel. 1742-43, C19 and C20 interior. Coursed, squared
sandstone, ashlar dressings, stone slate roof with central lead flat.
6 by 3 bays, symmetrical facades. 2 storeys. Plinth, projecting quoins,
C18 panelled doors to bays 2 and 5 in matching ashlar surrounds with
plinth blocks, monolithic jambs, deep stone lintels with projecting
keystones and cornices. Bays 1 and 6 have a single light window to each
floor all in square-faced surrounds with sill blocks, Central 2 bays
each have a tall round-headed window in square-faced surrounds with sill
blocks, impost blocks and tripartite keystones. Keyed oculus above each
door. Moulded eaves cornice forms gutter. Hipped roof with ashlar stack
to left of bay 1. Right return: 2-light square-faced mullion window to
each bay on each floor, casements with glazing bars, Left return: 2 tall
windows inserted, original central openings blocked. Interior: gallery
to east end. In 1867 the pulpit was moved from the south wall to the west
and original galleries to 3 sides removed. Further alterations in 1921
and 1952,

C. F. Stell, 'Underbank Chapel, Stannington', Archaeological Journal
vol 137, 1980 pp455-6

Listing NGR: SK2961788672

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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