MORTUARY CHAPEL IN HESSLE CEMETERY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1103375
Date first listed:
16-May-1988
Statutory Address:
MORTUARY CHAPEL IN HESSLE CEMETERY, BEVERLEY ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
MORTUARY CHAPEL IN HESSLE CEMETERY, BEVERLEY ROAD

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

District:
East Riding of Yorkshire (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Hessle
National Grid Reference:
TA 03273 26781

Details

HESSLE BEVERLEY ROAD TA 02 NW (west side) 9/69 Mortuary Chapel in Hessle Cemetery - II

Mortuary chapel. 1866 for J Robinson Pease. Ashlar, corbelled roof. English Transitional style. Rectangular plan of 3 bays. Blank pointed arcades to each side with moulded and dogtooth arches on shafts with water- leaf capitals. Within the arcades are sunk panels, some inscribed: one of them bears the dated inscription recording the construction of the chapel. Moulded impost bands and corner shafts below impost level. To either end are pointed arches of 3 orders on nook-shafts with waterleaf capitals. The arches and jambs bear a variety of mouldings and are enriched with dogtooth. Wrought-iron gates of good style: 3 tiers of railings with foliate ends. Interior: pointed tunnel vault on 4 keel-roll-moulded ribs carried on attached shafts with water-leaf capitals rising from a low bench. Sunk panels between the shafts, some inscribed. The Pease family were wealthy Hull merchants who owned many of the larger houses in the area.

Listing NGR: TA0327326781

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
164712
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 05 Oct 1999
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