ST JAMES CHAPEL CIRCA 25 METRES NORTH OF POSTLIP HALL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1305213
Date first listed:
04-Jul-1960
Date of most recent amendment:
31-Oct-1984
Statutory Address:
ST JAMES CHAPEL CIRCA 25 METRES NORTH OF POSTLIP HALL

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Location

Statutory Address:
ST JAMES CHAPEL CIRCA 25 METRES NORTH OF POSTLIP HALL

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

County:
Gloucestershire
District:
Tewkesbury (District Authority)
Parish:
Winchcombe
National Grid Reference:
SO 99841 26900

Details

SO 92 NE WINCHCOMBE POSTLIP

2/172 St James' Chapel c 25 metres north of 4.7.60 Postlip Hall (formerly listed as Norman Chapel)

GV I

Roman Catholic Chapel. C12. Limestone ashlar, stone slate roof to coped gables, small stone bell turret over chancel arch with ball finial; chancel has saddle stone with cross. A small 2-cell Norman church, now a private chapel. North doorway with Norman chevron and ball enrichment above single order shafts with cushion capitals, the tympanum decorated with fish-scale; under this a fine Victorian plank door with strap hinges and lock plate, set to very flat 3-centred head. To the right very small slit window, and a low-set buttress flyer; to chancel a small slit window, and in east and west walls 3-light Perpendicular windows: that to the west, over recess with Norman columns. The chapel was in considerable decay, used as an implement house for the estate in the 1960s; it was extensively restored c.1880; the interior is of that date. Forms a group with the Hall (qv) and Tithe Barn (qv).

Listing NGR: SO9983926898

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
134079
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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Date: 12 Oct 2003
Reference: IOE01/11517/04
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Peter Harnwell. Source Historic England Archive
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