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Lilburn Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Lilburn, Northumberland

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Latitude: 55.5115 / 55°30'41"N

Longitude: -1.9662 / 1°57'58"W

OS Eastings: 402230

OS Northings: 624188

OS Grid: NU022241

Mapcode National: GBR G4QQ.33

Mapcode Global: WH9ZQ.RQWQ

Entry Name: Lilburn Chapel

Listing Date: 21 September 1951

Last Amended: 25 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1042401

English Heritage Legacy ID: 237546

Location: Lilburn, Northumberland, NE66

County: Northumberland

Civil Parish: Lilburn

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northumberland

Church of England Parish: Eglingham St Maurice

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


7/82 Lilburn Chapel
(previously listed as
West Lilburn Chapel)
21.9.51 11

Ruined chapel. C11. Massive blocks of dressed stone. Nave, chancel and C13 south
chapel. Long, tall and narrow, still of Anglo-Saxon shape. Walls stand to c 9 feet
on north side, 5 feet on south side, but the east and west ends stand to gable
height. Remains of plain, square responds to former chancel arch. Responds of
former arch into south chapel have C13 mouldings. Small square recesses in chancel
are possibly aumbry and piscina. 2 elaborate medieval tomb slabs in south chapel
and one in nave.

Northumberland County History Vol XIV

Listing NGR: NU0223024188

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