Ruins of St Nicholas Chapel, Westbury, East Meon, East Hampshire - South Downs (NP)

Small ruined medieval church of possibly C13 or later. Designated with associated earthwork remains of contemporary settlement. Standing ruins are suffering from structural cracking and deferred maintenance. A project to see the ruins conserved, explained and maintained needs to be agreed and put in action.

Ruins of St Nicholas Chapel, Westbury, East Meon, East Hampshire - South Downs (NP)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: St Nicholas Chapel and deserted medieval village, Westbury
  • Heritage Category: Scheduled Monument
  • List Entry Number: 1001942
  • Local Planning Authority: South Downs (NP)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Chapel

Location

  • Building Name: Ruins of St Nicholas Chapel
  • Locality: Westbury
  • County: Hampshire
  • District / Borough: East Hampshire
  • Parish: East Meon
  • National Park: South Downs (NP)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: East Hampshire
  • Region: South East

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Very bad
  • Occupancy / Use: Not applicable
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Commercial company
  • Designation: Scheduled Monument and Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number(s): 1001942 and 1179009

Contact Details

Robert Williams 01483 252042

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England