Mortuary Chapel

Date:
22 Aug 2002
Location:
Mortuary Chapel, Knightwick, Malvern Hills, Worcestershire
Reference:
IOE01/07739/02
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SO 75 NW KNIGHTWICK CP -

1/28 Mortuary Chapel

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GV II

Mortuary chapel. Dated 1879. By John Francis Greswolde. Stone rubble, partly reused medieval masonry, with ashlar dressings; tiled roof with diaper and bonded decoration; gable parapets; timber-framed bell turret with slate roof. 2 bays; 2 cusped lancets to north and south elevations; east elevation has a 3-light Decorated window. West doorway has pointed arch with reveals and drip mould. Interior: timber roof with 3 hammer- beam trusses; remains of Norman font with chevron detail; contemporary pews and altar table; 2 C18 wall memorials at west end, 4 late C19 wall memorials at east end. Chapel is built on the site of the east end of the former parish church.

Listing NGR: SO7282855232

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Burrows_John IOE Records for Burrows, John; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr John Burrows. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Burrows, John

Rights Holder: Burrows, John

Keywords

Ashlar, Rubble, Slate, Stone, Tile, Timber, Stuart Wall Monument, Georgian Commemorative, Commemorative Monument, Mortuary Chapel, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Chapel, Place Of Worship, Parish Church, Church