CAPERNWRAY CHURCH

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1164650

Date first listed: 07-Nov-1983

Statutory Address: CAPERNWRAY CHURCH, BORWICK ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CAPERNWRAY CHURCH, BORWICK ROAD

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

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster (District Authority)

Parish: Over Kellet

National Grid Reference: SD 54185 72252

Details

SD 57 SW OVER KELLET BORWICK ROAD

4/134 Capernwray Church II

Evangelical chapel, originally the chapel to Capernwray Hall. Mid C19th. Snecked sandstone rubble with slate roof. Church comprises a nave, a lower chancel and a tower over the south-west porch. The nave has 4 bays, with chamfered lancets. The chancel has 2 bays with chamfered lancets with hood moulds and stops and a moulded stone gutter on the north and south walls with 3 carved stone heads on each side.' The north chancel will has a chamfered doorway with hood mould. The east window of 3 lancets has a continuous hood mould. The west window is of 5 lights with geometric tracery. Gables have copings, kneelers and cross finials. The 5-stage tower has clasping buttresses, and lancets with hoods and floral stops: on the south side on the'ground floor and on 3 sides on the 1st floor. The west door has moulded imposts and a hood with stops. Bell openings are of triple cusped lancets within sunken panels. Pyramidal slate roof has a weather vane, and gargoyles to the gutters. Interior said to be sub-divided by the insertion of a 1st floor.

Listing NGR: SD5418572252

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 181897

Legacy System: LBS

End of official listing