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Remains of Chapel of St John the Baptist at Bailey Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Aighton, Bailey and Chaigley, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8314 / 53°49'52"N

Longitude: -2.4901 / 2°29'24"W

OS Eastings: 367843

OS Northings: 437347

OS Grid: SD678373

Mapcode National: GBR CS14.Q9

Mapcode Global: WH96G.QYGN

Entry Name: Remains of Chapel of St John the Baptist at Bailey Hall

Listing Date: 22 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1362221

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182927

Location: Aighton, Bailey and Chaigley, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, BB7

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Aighton, Bailey and Chaigley

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Hurst Green St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


8/39 Remains of Chapel of St. John the
Baptist at Bailey Hall


Remains of chapel, 'lately built' in 1338 (VCH). Sandstone rubble with
some sandstone ashlar dressings remaining. Parts of the north and east
walls remain, to a maximum height of about 5 feet. They have a
weathered plinth, and diagonal buttresses partly robbed of their
dressings. There is said to be a vault remaining, but the entrance is
now overgrown. The chapel window in the west front of Stonyhurst (q.v.)
was removed from here by the Duchess of Norfolk c.1740-50.

Listing NGR: SD6784337347

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