CHAPEL OF ST CATHERINE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
I
List Entry Number:
1377750
Date first listed:
14-Jun-1967
Date of most recent amendment:
21-May-1985
Statutory Address:
CHAPEL OF ST CATHERINE, OLD PORTSMOUTH ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHAPEL OF ST CATHERINE, OLD PORTSMOUTH ROAD

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

County:
Surrey
District:
Guildford (District Authority)
Parish:
Artington
National Grid Reference:
SU 99343 48190

Details

SU 94 NE ARTINGTON C.P. OLD PORTSMOUTH ROAD

3/50 Chapel of St Catherine 14.6.67 (formerly listed as The ruins of St. Catherine I Chapel Guildford) Chapel. Built shortly before 1317 by Richard de Wauncey, Rector of St Nicholas, on the site of an earlier chapel. Sandstone rubble with grey ashlar stone dressings. Now roofless. Rectangular 45½ feet x 20½ feet internally, three bays. Buttressed, originally with pinnacles on north and south sides, taller quoined turret to north west corner. Arched windows in Decorated style, with hood mouldings. Central window on first floor of north and south sides converted into additional doorways, possibly in the late C18. Large window to east.

The chapel was disused by the 1540's, although restored in 1793 by Robert Austen.

The chapel is also a Scheduled Ancient Monument.

LIST OF ANCIENT MONUMENTS IN ENGLAND No 24 (HMSO) 1973. ARCHAEOLOGICAL JOURNAL VOL 47 (1890) pp 59, 64. VCH SURREY. VOL III p 9. PEVSNER: Buildings of England, Surrey (1972) p 270.

Listing NGR: SU9935048190

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
288307
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Malden, H E , The Victoria History of the County of Surrey, (1902), 9
Pevsner, N, Nairn, I Rev. by Cherry, The Buildings of England: Surrey, (1971), 270
'Archaeological Journal' in Archaeological Journal, , Vol. 47, (1890), 59, 64
Other
List of Ancient Monuments in England, (1973)

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: 10 Nov 2003
Reference: IOE01/11539/10
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