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Chapel of St Margaret

A Grade II Listed Building in Alderwasley, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 53.077 / 53°4'37"N

Longitude: -1.518 / 1°31'4"W

OS Eastings: 432385

OS Northings: 353421

OS Grid: SK323534

Mapcode National: GBR 6C2.11L

Mapcode Global: WHCDW.NXBF

Plus Code: 9C5W3FGJ+RQ

Entry Name: Chapel of St Margaret

Listing Date: 13 February 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1109074

English Heritage Legacy ID: 78969

ID on this website: 101109074

Location: Alderwasley, Amber Valley, Derbyshire, DE56

County: Derbyshire

District: Amber Valley

Civil Parish: Alderwasley

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Wirksworth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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Chapel of St Margaret
13.2.67 II
Chapel, now village hall. Early C16, restored C20. Of massive coursed gritstone
with moulded copings to gables, moulded kneelers and a stone slated roof. South
elevation, asymmetrical, with 2-light recessed chamfer mullioned windows to centre,
and a blocked doorway to the east, with four-centred arch to lintel soffit and a
quoined chamfered surround beneath a dripmould. Further to east, 2-light chamfer
mullioned window with segmental arched heads to lights. West end has a double
doorway with a shouldered surround supporting a reset lintel with four-centred arch
to soffit, with floral motifs, and nail head ornament to margins. Slightly curved
dripmould above, with carved heads set at either end. Various other carved stones
set into masonry. Carved plaque of alabaster or similar material set behind glass
above blocked doorway. Set-off to masonry to east gable, and a tall 3-light
chamfer mullioned window with segmental arched heads, and a plain version of this
window to the gable apex.

Listing NGR: SK3238553421

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