Medieval chapel at Harbour House Farm, Plawsworth, Kimblesworth and Plawsworth - County Durham (UA)

Former chapel. A rare survival of a private manorial chapel dating to the C13-C14. A buttress was built in 2008 to support the leaning southern wall; however, further consolidation and repointing work is required.

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: Harbour House Chapel
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1002325
  • Local Planning Authority: County Durham (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Chapel


  • Building Name: Medieval chapel at Harbour House Farm
  • Locality: Plawsworth
  • Unitary Authority: County Durham (UA)
  • Parish: Kimblesworth and Plawsworth
  • Parliamentary Constituency: North Durham
  • Region: North East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Private
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument and Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number(s): 1002325 and 1120959