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Underbank Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Bradfield, Sheffield

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Latitude: 53.3941 / 53°23'38"N

Longitude: -1.5559 / 1°33'21"W

OS Eastings: 429628

OS Northings: 388681

OS Grid: SK296886

Mapcode National: GBR KYK6.Y0

Mapcode Global: WHCCB.2YCC

Entry Name: Underbank Chapel

Listing Date: 25 April 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1132859

English Heritage Legacy ID: 335419

Location: Bradfield, Sheffield, S6

County: Sheffield

Civil Parish: Bradfield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Stannington Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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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

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