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Chapel and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Muker, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.3792 / 54°22'45"N

Longitude: -2.1686 / 2°10'7"W

OS Eastings: 389144

OS Northings: 498202

OS Grid: SD891982

Mapcode National: GBR FK9S.9Y

Mapcode Global: WHB57.N6J5

Entry Name: Chapel and Railings

Listing Date: 5 September 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1131522

English Heritage Legacy ID: 322215

Location: Muker, Richmondshire, North Yorkshire, DL11

County: North Yorkshire

District: Richmondshire

Civil Parish: Muker

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

SD 89 NE MUKER B6270
(west side) Thwaite

13/130 Chapel and railings

- II

Former Congregational chapel, converted to two cottages, and railings.
1863. Coursed watershot hammer-faced sandstone rubble with sandstone ashlar
dressings, stone slate roof, cast-iron railings. Italianate. Single
storey, 1 x 3 bays. Gabled entrance front: chamfered rusticated quoins. In
corners, 2 slightly-projecting ashlar porches containing round-arched Tuscan
doorways with 4-panel leaved doors, surmounted by a projecting cornice
carrying acroteria. Sill band below central window opening with round arch
of rubble voussoirs and console keystone, containing 2 round-arched lights
with glazing bars, and blind circle and 2 trefoils in tympanum. In gable,
keyed oculus with board infilling. Kneelers, ashlar copings. On apex,
round-arched ashlar bellcote surmounted by spiked orb. Side elevations:
sill band supporting 8-pane round-arched windows with ashlar surrounds and
impost bands. In front of chapel low rubble wall with ashlar coping and
cast-iron railings. Each finial consisting of a circle containing a
quatrefoil topped by a fluted cone with knob. Turned baluster interval

Listing NGR: SD8914498202

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

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