Chapel of St Silas, Bollingham, Eardisley - Herefordshire, County of (UA)

Small chapel of three bays, and a nave and chancel. Rebuilt between 1865 and 1867 with the addition of south porch and bellcote. The nave roof is C14 and the roof is covered with sandstone slates. These are heavily overgrown with moss and ferns, decaying the slates. Holes have appeared in the slates covering both roof pitches. The interior is netted to catch falls of plaster from the roof lining.

Chapel of St Silas, Bollingham, Eardisley - Herefordshire, County of (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHAPEL OF ST SILAS
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II*
  • List Entry Number: 1157325
  • Local Planning Authority: Herefordshire, County of (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Chapel


  • Building Name: Chapel of St Silas
  • Locality: Bollingham
  • Unitary Authority: Herefordshire, County of (UA)
  • Parish: Eardisley
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North Herefordshire
  • Region: West Midlands

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II*