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Butterfield Family Chapel and Vault Opposite Main Gateway of Utley Cemetery

A Grade II Listed Building in Keighley, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.8814 / 53°52'53"N

Longitude: -1.915 / 1°54'53"W

OS Eastings: 405685

OS Northings: 442806

OS Grid: SE056428

Mapcode National: GBR HR2K.6C

Mapcode Global: WHB7P.KP9S

Plus Code: 9C5WV3JP+H2

Entry Name: Butterfield Family Chapel and Vault Opposite Main Gateway of Utley Cemetery

Listing Date: 13 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1134033

English Heritage Legacy ID: 338411

ID on this website: 101134033

Location: Low Utley, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD20

County: Bradford

Civil Parish: Keighley

Built-Up Area: Keighley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Keighley

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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The following building shall be added:

1. (North -east side)
SE 04 SE Butterfield Family Chapel
and Vault opposite main
5/299 gateway of Utley Cemetery


Family chapel and vault. c 1875. For the Butterfield family, of Cliffe Cattle (q.v.)
Ashlar sandstone. Miniature single-cell chapel raised on vault built into bank and entered
from rear. In Gothic Revival style. Chamfered plinth; corner buttresses with granite
colonnettes and goblets. Copper-plated wooden double doors with openwork lights set in
square-treated opening beneath carved heraldic device with motto and inscription
'BUTTERFIELD FAMILY OF CLIFF CASTLE' crocketted niche and ashlar gable copings with
apex cross. A square column rises from centre of ridge and has figurine beneath canopy on
each side; pyramidal apex raised on colonnette.
Rear: traceried ashlar vault doors under moulded arch; plain plate tracery 3 light window above. Returns" traceried parapet on corbel table interrupted by a cusped triangular light
set beneath a pointed arch an half hipped dormer. Ashlar roof with scale patterning.
Interior: chapel has wooden wall plaque with names for those interred, damaged stained glass
window. The monument is set within an iron railed enclosure.

Listing NGR: SE0568542806

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