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CHAPEL SOUTH WEST OF HARLOWBURY IN GROUNDS

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.

Name: CHAPEL SOUTH WEST OF HARLOWBURY IN GROUNDS

List entry Number: 1111694

Location

CHAPEL SOUTH WEST OF HARLOWBURY IN GROUNDS, OLD ROAD

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

County: Essex

District: Harlow

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 05-Jul-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 119524

Asset Groupings

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5216 OLD ROAD Chapel south-west of Harlowbury in grounds TL 41 SE 2/2 5.7.50 GV 2. Norman Chapel, of circa 1170/80, plain and originally unbuttressed, with 3 windows in north, and south, walls, original windows in east and west, gables. Built of rubble with dressings of Reigate clunch and brick with some having bone set tiles. North door of 2 square orders with attached nook shafts sectioned as painted rolls, water leaf capitals. Re-roofed between circa 1300 and circa 1404 when desecrated and floored with timber - for use as a granary. This later roof has good crown posts with carinated fillets; the original system of roofing was late Saxon in method, for which evidence, and 2 gable rafter-couples survive. (RCHM3).



Listing NGR: TL4772912056

Selected Sources

Books and journals
An Inventory of Essex Central and South West, (1921)

National Grid Reference: TL 47729 12056

Map

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