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Church of St Luke Chapel at Tone Vale Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishop's Lydeard, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0395 / 51°2'22"N

Longitude: -3.1882 / 3°11'17"W

OS Eastings: 316792

OS Northings: 127354

OS Grid: ST167273

Mapcode National: GBR LX.GXSN

Mapcode Global: FRA 466C.PR5

Entry Name: Church of St Luke Chapel at Tone Vale Hospital

Listing Date: 20 February 1995

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051988

English Heritage Legacy ID: 361629

Location: Bishop's Lydeard, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA4

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Bishop's Lydeard

Civil Parish/community: Cotford St Luke

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Heathfield with Cotford St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added to the list:-

ST 12 NE BISHOPS LYDEARD DENE ROAD

7/10004 Church of St Luke
(Chapel) at Tone Vale
Hospital


GV II


Hospital chapel known as the Church of St Luke. 1897-98 by Giles, Gough & Trollope who also
designed the hospital. Red sandstone blockwork with yellow limestone dressings and bands. Slated
gabled roofs with a tiled flech at the crossing; pyramidal chancel roof. Perpendicular style. 4-bay
aisleless nave with western porch, wide transepts and polygonal chancel. West end and transepts all
have 5-light tracery windows; chancel with 4-light windows. Nave defined by buttresses separating
cusped lancet windows. Single storey, parapetted western porch with wide nodding ogee doorway
having carved king and queen stops and enclosing paired doors. Fine interior with complex
hammerbeam roof, tiled floor of geometric patterning and most original fittings.
The chapel was built to serve the 2nd County of somerset and City of Bath Pauper Lunatic Asylum,
now Tone Vale Hospital (not listed).


Listing NGR: ST1679227354

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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