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Former Chapel of the Royal Hospital

A Grade II Listed Building in Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.3338 / 51°20'1"N

Longitude: -2.9825 / 2°58'57"W

OS Eastings: 331648

OS Northings: 159872

OS Grid: ST316598

Mapcode National: GBR J6.W8HH

Mapcode Global: VH7CK.8Q3V

Entry Name: Former Chapel of the Royal Hospital

Listing Date: 19 May 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1129741

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33243

Location: Weston-Super-Mare, North Somerset, BS23

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Weston-super-Mare

Built-Up Area: Weston-Super-Mare

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 16/04/2018

ST 35 NW

Royal Sands
Royal Court
Former chapel of the Royal Hospital

(Formerly listed as Chapel of the Royal Hospital, UPHILL ROAD NORTH)

Built 1871-1873, Hans F Price. Hospital chapel. Attached to south end of Royal Hospital (not of special interest). Three bay nave and apsidal chancel. Random rubble. Tiled roof with banded colouring. Coped verge at west end with attached stepped bell-cote to north. Strings. Lancet windows with buttresses between. Moulded plinth.

Good complete, original interior: entered through lobby which retains a blind, cusped screen. Apsed chancel with painted half-dome, ribs, corbelled on apostles heads. Enriched plaster dado. Lancet windows in Decorated style with cusped rear arches. Carved projecting pulpit; cusped and labelled recess to north. Three bay nave with painted ceiling. Some stained glass principally in Chancel. Original panelling and pews with cast-iron light fittings and communion rail.

Listing NGR: ST3164859872

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

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