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Northern Chapel at Ilkley Cemetry

A Grade II Listed Building in Ilkley, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.931 / 53°55'51"N

Longitude: -1.8145 / 1°48'52"W

OS Eastings: 412278

OS Northings: 448332

OS Grid: SE122483

Mapcode National: GBR HQRZ.ZL

Mapcode Global: WHC8P.3G79

Entry Name: Northern Chapel at Ilkley Cemetry

Listing Date: 13 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133472

English Heritage Legacy ID: 337733

Location: Ilkley, Bradford, LS29

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Ilkley

Built-Up Area: Ilkley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Ilkley All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(West Side)
SE 14NW 4/171
Northern chapel at Ilkley
Municipal cemetery chapel disused at time of survey. c1880. Coursed sandstone with
gritstone dressings, plain and shaped green slate roof. 1 storey, 3x1 bays with gable
entrance loggia on rightof square bell-tower; north vestible; small west apse. Gothic
Revival style with Romanesque loggia. Loggia has trabeated openings divided by red
sandstone columns with foliated capitals; quoined, pointed arched doorway within;
hipped roof abuts tower. Tower: pointed arched sill and dripstone; quoined front and
side gables to ashlar roof from which rises the circular base of an hexagonal spire
raised on colonnade. Chapel: cinquefoil gable window; left return has offset buttresses
between cusped and foiled 2 light windows under pointed arches and hoodmoulds.
North vestibule with shouldered doorhead and squareheaded windows; stack rises from
main eaves above. Semi circular apse lit by 3 cusped lancets. Mainroof has shaped kneelers
ashlar gabled copings, terracotta ridge tiles and apex crosses. Interior not inspected.
Non-conformist chapel Of mirrored flair.

Listing NGR: SE1227848332

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