History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Midnight Chapel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Waltham Abbey, Essex

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.


Latitude: 51.6881 / 51°41'17"N

Longitude: -0.0025 / 0°0'8"W

OS Eastings: 538177

OS Northings: 200704

OS Grid: TL381007

Mapcode National: GBR KM.B1F

Mapcode Global: VHGQ2.XT2S

Entry Name: Midnight Chapel

Listing Date: 26 January 1956

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1337453

English Heritage Legacy ID: 117610

Location: Waltham Abbey, Epping Forest, Essex, EN9

County: Essex

District: Epping Forest

Civil Parish: Waltham Abbey

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Waltham Abbey

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

Find accommodation in
Waltham Abbey

Listing Text

Midnight Chapel
TL 3800 NW 1/1B 26.1.56.

AM. Late C12 or early C13 slype of 2 bays forming an entry to the former cloister
of the Abbey of the Holy Cross (raised from Priory to Abbey 1184). Probably
built before 1242, date of rededication of enlarged church. Coursed rubble
and ashlar, open archways either end, stone vault.

Church of the Holy Cross and St Lawrence, Abbey Gateway, Midnight Chapel and
Harolds Bridge, Walls of Abbey and Chapter House, Garden Wall and the Vicarage
form a group.

Listing NGR: TL3817700704

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.