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Abbey Gate College Chapel (Formerly Saighton Grange Chapel)

A Grade II Listed Building in Saighton, Cheshire West and Chester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1506 / 53°9'2"N

Longitude: -2.834 / 2°50'2"W

OS Eastings: 344322

OS Northings: 361824

OS Grid: SJ443618

Mapcode National: GBR 7D.5G41

Mapcode Global: WH88N.F2QH

Entry Name: Abbey Gate College Chapel (Formerly Saighton Grange Chapel)

Listing Date: 2 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1130671

English Heritage Legacy ID: 55370

Location: Aldford and Saighton, Cheshire West and Chester, CH3

County: Cheshire West and Chester

Civil Parish: Aldford and Saighton

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Bruera St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

SJ 46 SW SAIGHTON C.P. CHAPEL LANE
(East side)

3/172 Abbey Gate College Chapel
(formerly Saighton Grange
Chapel)

GV II

Chapel, circa 1870, for 2nd or 3rd Marquis of Westminster. Red
sandstone with tiled roof. A gabled, rectangular building, simple in
expression. The open gable belfry has one bell under a short, square
spire. A tall stone chimney, on ridge, has a round flue. Recessed
porch in (ritual) south-west corner opens under a corbelled stone
lintel to the end and under two post-and-lintel openings to the side.
Four stained glass windows on (ritual) south side, 3 with late C19
glass, 1 late C20. Cross in patterned brickwork in (ritual) south
gable. Hardwood door of 6 double panels. Designed in conjunction
with, and to complement the character of the Grange.


Listing NGR: SJ4432161825

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