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Talbot Chapel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Church Aston, Telford and Wrekin

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Latitude: 52.763 / 52°45'46"N

Longitude: -2.4075 / 2°24'27"W

OS Eastings: 372597

OS Northings: 318452

OS Grid: SJ725184

Mapcode National: GBR 7Y.YXCL

Mapcode Global: WH9CQ.ZTQ6

Entry Name: Talbot Chapel

Listing Date: 18 June 1959

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1037009

English Heritage Legacy ID: 362302

Location: Church Aston, Telford and Wrekin, TF10

County: Telford and Wrekin

Civil Parish: Church Aston

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Newport St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

5362 Talbot Chapel

SJ 71NW 24/449 18.6.59


The C13 south chancel chapel is all that remains of the Old Church which is situated
to the north of the present church. It is now the mortuary chapel of the Talbots
and contains a large monument to Thomas Talbot 1686 and his wife 1706, it is a
standing wall-monument with large twisted columns flanking an inscription with a
segmental pediment above, flanked by 2 putti and surrounded by iron railings.
The chapel, former south chancel domed circa C13, is a small sandstone building
with tiled gable ended roof. Two pairs of lancets on north side, wide blocked
arch on south side. Five lancet lights under one arch in the east end. Double-
chamfered 2-centred arch west doorway.

Listing NGR: SJ7259718452

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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