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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: 1144539



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

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Bassenthwaite

National Park: LAKE DISTRICT

Grade: II

Date first listed: 30-Nov-1982

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 72106

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4/22 Bassenthwaite Church Room 30.11.82 II

Chapel now church room. 1805 replacing earlier chapel. Cobble rubble with flush painted quoins and stepped buttresses. Graduated greenslate roof with coped gables and west open bellcote of red sandstone. Single storey, 3 bays. West round-headed doorway and round-headed windows with glazing bars in painted stone surrounds. Interior has simple timber roof-trusses on shaped corbels, and plain panelled dado. Extension dated 1862 is not of interest. Was used as a chapel-of-ease for Bassenthwaite Parish until 1878, when a new church was built nearby. See Transactions Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian & Archaeological Society, new series, 1xvi, p277.

Listing NGR: NY2277931638

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'Transactions Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society' in Transactions Cumberland and Westmorland Antiquarian and Archaeological Society, , Vol. 66, (), 277

National Grid Reference: NY2277931638


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