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The Old Chapel (Premises Occupied by Yorkshire Hi-Fi)

A Grade II Listed Building in Ripon, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1388 / 54°8'19"N

Longitude: -1.525 / 1°31'29"W

OS Eastings: 431133

OS Northings: 471548

OS Grid: SE311715

Mapcode National: GBR KNSL.N3

Mapcode Global: WHC7V.K71F

Entry Name: The Old Chapel (Premises Occupied by Yorkshire Hi-Fi)

Listing Date: 12 October 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1296013

English Heritage Legacy ID: 330040

Location: Ripon, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, HG4

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Ripon

Built-Up Area: Ripon

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

1/165 (north side)

The Old Chapel
GV (Premises occupied by
Yorkshire Hi-Fi)


Disused Wesleyan Chapel, now a warehouse. 1861. First floor sill. Pediment and gable
with oculus and carved stone foliage in tympanum. Four round-arched sashes with
glazing bars, keystones and moulded imposts on first floor. Two segment-headed sashes
with keystones on ground floor. Two doors with fielded panels, semi-circular fanlight
with moulded voussoirs, imposts and keystones in joint Tuscan surround with four
¾ columns and entablature. Side elevation has 6 bays: similar windows on each floor
as on front. Rusticated quoins.

History. The Methodist Chapel on this site was visited by John Wesley in 1780. The
present building, opened in October 1861, cost £2,000, and was still in the classical
manner favoured by the Methodist church up to that time.

Listing NGR: SE3113371548

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

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