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Latitude: 51.7877 / 51°47'15"N
Longitude: 0.1404 / 0°8'25"E
OS Eastings: 547729
OS Northings: 212056
OS Grid: TL477120
Mapcode National: GBR LDC.SD6
Mapcode Global: VHHM7.DB3F
Entry Name: Chapel South West of Harlowbury in Grounds
Listing Date: 5 July 1950
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1111694
English Heritage Legacy ID: 119524
Location: Harlow, Essex, CM17
Electoral Ward/Division: Old Harlow
Built-Up Area: Harlow
Traditional County: Essex
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex
Church of England Parish: Harlow St Mary and St Hugh with St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford
5216 OLD ROAD
Chapel south-west of
Harlowbury in grounds
TL 41 SE 2/2 5.7.50
Norman Chapel, of circa 1170/80, plain and originally unbuttressed, with
3 windows in north, and south, walls, original windows in east and west,
gables. Built of rubble with dressings of Reigate clunch and brick with
some having bone set tiles. North door of 2 square orders with attached
nook shafts sectioned as painted rolls, water leaf capitals. Re-roofed
between circa 1300 and circa 1404 when desecrated and floored with timber
- for use as a granary. This later roof has good crown posts with carinated
fillets; the original system of roofing was late Saxon in method, for
which evidence, and 2 gable rafter-couples survive. (RCHM3).
Listing NGR: TL4772912056
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