Chapel House, 497, Blackfen Road, Sidcup - Bexley

An eye-catcher as part of the layout of Danson Park, circa 1761 and attributed to Lancelot 'Capability' Brown. The Chapel House is now separated from the park by the A2 trunk road and modern houses. The owner continues to maintain the building and carried out vegetation clearance in 2017 and is discussing render repairs with the Local Authority. The permission for a larger redevelopment scheme has expired and there are no immediate plans to bring the building back into use.

Chapel House, 497, Blackfen Road, Sidcup - Bexley
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHAPEL HOUSE
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II
    List Entry Number:
    1064248
    Local Planning Authority:
    Bexley
    Site Type:
    Gardens parks and urban spaces > Garden building

Location

    Building Name:
    Chapel House
    Street Number:
    497
    Street Name:
    Blackfen Road
    Locality:
    Sidcup
    County:
    Greater London
    District / Borough:
    Bexley
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Old Bexley and Sidcup
    Region:
    London

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Building or structure
    Condition:
    Fair
    Occupancy / Use:
    Vacant/not in use
    Priority:
    E - Under repair or in fair to good repair, but no user identified; or under threat of vacancy with no obvious new user (applicable only to buildings capable of beneficial use)
    Previous Priority:
    E
    Ownership:
    Commercial company