FORMER CHAPELS AT THE OLD CEMETERY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1388477
Date first listed:
15-Aug-1973
Statutory Address:
FORMER CHAPELS AT THE OLD CEMETERY, CANWICK ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER CHAPELS AT THE OLD CEMETERY, CANWICK ROAD

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

County:
Lincolnshire
District:
Lincoln (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SK 98296 70020

Details

LINCOLN

SK97SE CANWICK ROAD 1941-1/2/56 (East side) 15/08/73 Former chapels at the Old Cemetery

GV II

Pair of former chapels, now disused. 1856. By Michael Drury. Coursed and squared rubble with ashlar dressings and plain tile roof. Gothic Revival style with pointed arched windows and Geometrical tracery. EXTERIOR: chamfered and moulded plinth, sill band, moulded eaves, coped gables with crosses and finials. North side has a central gable with an archway and shafts, flanked by single gabled buttresses. Beyond, single blocked 3-light windows. To left, the octagonal east chapel has angle buttresses and 3 gables, each with a 4-light window. Roof gablets. Fleche removed. To right, west chapel with apsidal end and buttresses, 3 bays, with six 2-light windows with hoodmoulds. In the north gable, a 5-light window. Square north-west tower, 3 stages, has to north a gabled doorway with shafts. Above, a trefoiled vescia piscis and to east, a 2-light window. Third stage has a foiled corbel table and to north, a rose window. On the other sides, 3-light windows. Spire removed. INTERIOR: east chapel has an arch braced conical roof with collars forming a corona. West chapel has a moulded stone arch to the apse, and an arch braced double purlin roof. Both chapels have foliage corbels. The cemetery was laid out by Henry Goddard. (Buildings of England : Lincolnshire: Pevsner N: Lincolnshire: London: 1989-: 502-503).





Listing NGR: SK9829670020

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
485922
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Harris, J, Antram, N, The Buildings of England: Lincolnshire, (1989), 502-503

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: 08 Jun 2005
Reference: IOE01/14391/09
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