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Bassenthwaite Church Room

A Grade II Listed Building in Bassenthwaite, Cumbria

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1144539

English Heritage Legacy ID: 72106

Location: Bassenthwaite, Allerdale, Cumbria, CA12

County: Cumbria

District: Allerdale

Civil Parish: Bassenthwaite

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Binsey Team

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 23 SW BASSENTHWAITE CHAPEL

4/22 Bassenthwaite Church
Room
30.11.82
II

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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