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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1068077



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Tameside

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 17-Dec-1970

Date of most recent amendment: 07-Feb-1989

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 212465

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SJ 99 NW, 3/9

DUKINFIELD, OLD ROAD (east side), Dukinfield Old Chapel

(formerly listed under Chapel Hill)

17/12/70 GV


Unitarian chapel. 1840-1, replacing an earlier building of 1707. By R. Tattersall. Ashlar with slate roof. Cruciform plan but with 3-sided gallery, aisles and an east organ. Early C14 style. West doorway beneath a 5-light window with geometric tracery. The gable is flanked by large octagonal pinnacles which are buttressed at the lower stages. Small stair wings to either side. The transepts have three lancet windows, raked coped gables with kneelers and clasping buttresses. Three bays to either side of the transepts have flat buttresses, lancet aisle windows with hoodmoulds and carved stops and lancet clerestory windows flanked by smaller blind lancets. Interior: quatrefoil piers with cast iron cores support galleries as well as the nave arcade. Lofty nave and transepts have quadripartite vaulting. Timberwork includes an elevated central pulpit. Wall plaques. Stained glass by Comere and Capronnier, and Morris of various dates. The north transept window (Morris) depicts George, David and Jonathan.

Listing NGR: SJ9435997963

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National Grid Reference: SJ 94359 97963


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