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Chapel at Thurnham Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Thurnham, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.984 / 53°59'2"N

Longitude: -2.8196 / 2°49'10"W

OS Eastings: 346348

OS Northings: 454528

OS Grid: SD463545

Mapcode National: GBR 8QRC.CL

Mapcode Global: WH84L.N4J3

Entry Name: Chapel at Thurnham Hall

Listing Date: 2 May 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1071721

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182283

Location: Thurnham, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA2

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Civil Parish: Thurnham

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Glasson Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


12/215 Chapel at Thurnham Hall


Roman Catholic domestic chapel, 1845. Coursed sandstone, with ashlar at
front, with slate roof. Adjoins south side of Thurnham Hall (q.v.). West
facade is gabled, with embattled corner turret at the right. Its window is of
3 trefoiled lights under a pointed head with quatrefoil. The south wall has
an embattled parapet, and an embattled turret at the right with paired bell
openings. The 3 windows are triple stepped lancets with Tudor-arched heads.
Interior. On each side of the altar, at the west, is-a statue in a niche.
The roof trusses, carried on stone corbels, have arch-braced collars. At the
east end is a gallery with arcaded timber front. On the north side is a
gallery used by Miss Elizabeth Dalton, with fireplace, and a hinged screen to
protect her from the gaze of tenants.

Listing NGR: SD4634854528

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