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Angel Face Chapel and Allset

A Grade II Listed Building in East Orchard, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.9633 / 50°57'47"N

Longitude: -2.2365 / 2°14'11"W

OS Eastings: 383487

OS Northings: 118237

OS Grid: ST834182

Mapcode National: GBR 1Y0.KCR

Mapcode Global: FRA 666K.NHC

Entry Name: Angel Face Chapel and Allset

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1110454

English Heritage Legacy ID: 102638

Location: East Orchard, North Dorset, Dorset, SP7

County: Dorset

District: North Dorset

Civil Parish: East Orchard

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: East Orchard with Margaret Marsh St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 06/10/2014

ST 81 NW

Angel Face Chapel and Allset

(Formerly listed as Allset, NEW TOWN)


Nonconformist chapel and chapel house, now private house. Probably C18 origin, enlarged in 1824 (RCHM). Rubble walls with half-hipped, slate roof. Brick stacks to cottage. Gable faces road. Chapel has round headed windows with simple Y-tracery and diamond lattice galzing bars. That facing the road has a C20 replacement without glazing bars. Round headed south door. The cottage end is of 2 storeys and has irreular fenestration. 2 light casments with horizontal glazing bars.
RCHM, Dorset, vol IV, p15, no 2.

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