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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: 1131765



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

County: North Yorkshire

District: Craven

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Beamsley


Grade: I

Date first listed: 10-Sep-1954

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 323698

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BEAMSLEY A 59 SE 05 SE (north side)

8/44 Beamsley Hospital (north range) 10.9.54


Hospital and chapel. 1593 and C17. Rubblestone, ashlar, graduated stone slate roofs. Circular in plan. 1 storey with central chapel lit by clerestory. Central board door set in chamfered surround with four-centred arch. To either side small 1-light chamfered window openings. Windows are 2-light with chamfered mullions. Circular clerestory on roof: 3-light chamfered mullion windows with leaded panes with 3 stacks between, above conical roof finished with a finial. Interior: central chapel lit by clerestory, around the chapel are arrayed 7 radiating rooms, 5 of which open onto the chapel and 2 into the entrance passage. Most with original fireplaces. In the chapel are a circle of bobbin pews and a pulpit. History: Lady Margaret Russell, Countesse of Cumberland built the chapel.

Listing NGR: SE0822953092

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National Grid Reference: SE 08229 53089


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