CHAPEL AT NORTH END OF TERRACE TO REAR OF BRAMHAM PARK

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: I

List Entry Number: 1135640

Date first listed: 30-Mar-1966

Date of most recent amendment: 03-Dec-1986

Statutory Address: CHAPEL AT NORTH END OF TERRACE TO REAR OF BRAMHAM PARK

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Location

Statutory Address: CHAPEL AT NORTH END OF TERRACE TO REAR OF BRAMHAM PARK

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

District: Leeds (Metropolitan Authority)

Parish: Bramham cum Oglethorpe

National Grid Reference: SE 40775 41810

Summary

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History

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Details

BRAMHAM CUM OGLETHORPE BRAMHAM PARK SE404L 7/33 LS23 Chapel at north end 30.3.66 of terrace to rear of Bramham Park (Formerly listed as Chapel)

GV I

Chapel, formerly summer house. 1750-62, by James Paine, for George Fox Lane. Magnesian limestone ashlar, stone slate roof. Classical style. Pedimented single cell of 2 storeys and 3 bays with tetrastyle Ionic porch covering full width of ground floor and single-storey semioctagonal wings to the return walls. Porch mounted on 3 steps has entablature, dentilled cornice, parapet balustraded in each bay; ground floor beneath porch has a round-headed doorway with double doors (upper panels glazed) and fanlight with radiating glazing bars, and tall 12- pane sashed windows with balustrades beneath; 1st floor has a square window with glazing bars flanked by square blind windows. Each wing has a plinth, a large coved niche in each diagonal wall, with a low balustrade, the coping of which runs out as a string course round the whole, a dentilled cornice with low parapet, and a semi-pyramidal roof, at the apex of which is a small window at 1st floor of the return wall. Interior: distyle Ionic screen (of scagliola) to each side bay, with entablature and dentilled cornice carried round the whole interior, including a semicircular-arched sanctuary in the rear wall; vaulted ceiling with slender moulded plaster decoration; in each side bay a statue (Lord Bingley and his daughter, by Agostino Carlini, 1771: Pevsner).

Listing NGR: SE4077641815

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 342194

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Radcliffe, E, The Buildings of England: Yorkshire: The West Riding, (1967)
Other
Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 45 West Yorkshire,

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