GREAT HUMBY CHAPEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1253290
Date first listed:
20-Sep-1966
Statutory Address:
GREAT HUMBY CHAPEL, GREAT HUMBY

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Location

Statutory Address:
GREAT HUMBY CHAPEL, GREAT HUMBY

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

County:
Lincolnshire
District:
South Kesteven (District Authority)
Parish:
Ropsley and Humby
National Grid Reference:
TF 00710 32338

Details

TF 03 SW ROPSLEY & HUMBY GREAT HUMBY Humby 6/64 Great Humby Chapel

20-9-66

II*

Chapel of Ease to Old Somerby and private chapel to the now demolished Great Humby Hall. Originally built c.1680's but rebuilt 1754 and with minor alterations in 1876 and 1980. Ashlar with slate roof and stone coped gables. Single cell nave chapel with western bell cote. Plinth. South side has plain door with very low 4 centre arch with moulded surround and raised keystone, two 3-light tall cavetto moulded mullioned windows. North and East sides each have a single similar window. The bell turret has stone coped gable with finial and timber louvres to bell chamber. Interior refitted in 1876 with pews and lectern. C14 octagonal font with panels of traceried design. In the 1980 restoration the ceiling was removed and roof exposed. A faculty was granted in 1754 for the chapel to be completely rebuilt by Hotchkin, exactly as it was but reduced in size from 41 x 17 feet to 30 x 15 feet.

Source: Basil Clarke: xxx/49

Listing NGR: TF0071032338

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
436460
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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