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Latitude: 54.6739 / 54°40'25"N
Longitude: -3.199 / 3°11'56"W
OS Eastings: 322779
OS Northings: 531638
OS Grid: NY227316
Mapcode National: GBR 6G3D.7B
Mapcode Global: WH6ZS.TSV9
Entry Name: Bassenthwaite Church Room
Listing Date: 30 November 1982
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1144539
English Heritage Legacy ID: 72106
Location: Bassenthwaite, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA12
Civil Parish: Bassenthwaite
Traditional County: Cumberland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria
Church of England Parish: Binsey Team
Church of England Diocese: Carlisle
NY 23 SW BASSENTHWAITE CHAPEL
4/22 Bassenthwaite Church
Chapel now church room. 1805 replacing earlier chapel. Cobble rubble with
flush painted quoins and stepped buttresses. Graduated greenslate roof with
coped gables and west open bellcote of red sandstone. Single storey, 3 bays.
West round-headed doorway and round-headed windows with glazing bars in painted
stone surrounds. Interior has simple timber roof-trusses on shaped corbels, and
plain panelled dado. Extension dated 1862 is not of interest. Was used as a
chapel-of-ease for Bassenthwaite Parish until 1878, when a new church was built
nearby. See Transactions Cumberland & Westmorland Antiquarian & Archaeological
Society, new series, 1xvi, p277.
Listing NGR: NY2277931638
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