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Lynch Chapel of Ease

A Grade II* Listed Building in Selworthy, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.2174 / 51°13'2"N

Longitude: -3.5758 / 3°34'33"W

OS Eastings: 290036

OS Northings: 147649

OS Grid: SS900476

Mapcode National: GBR LD.3FYK

Mapcode Global: VH5JW.YNYL

Entry Name: Lynch Chapel of Ease

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057997

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265550

Location: Selworthy, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Selworthy

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


23/136 Lynch Chapel of Ease



Anglican chapel. Circa 1530 restored 1880 and porch added c1904. Random rubble lias, diagonal buttresses, chamfered
plinth, slate roof, coped verges, decorative ridge tiles. Single cell, nave and chancel, south porch. South front:
gabled single storey porch added in memory of Henry Goddard, died 1904, triple lancet on west front, chamfered
4-centred arch inner doorway, C19 door, 2-light window under hoodmould to right, east window of 2 x 4 lights largely
rebuilt, north front 2-light window and blocked 4-centred arch doorway, similar blocked doorway at west end. Interior:
painted rubble. Renewed ribbed open wagon roof, ceiled over sanctuary. West end singing gallery constructed from old
pews in 1930 by Mr W H R Blacking. Panelled dado, ogee headed piscina and 2 brackets for statues flanking altar.
(Photograph in NMR),

Listing NGR: SS9003247644

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