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The Chapel of Christ and St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Hesket, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.8082 / 54°48'29"N

Longitude: -2.7701 / 2°46'12"W

OS Eastings: 350599

OS Northings: 546200

OS Grid: NY505462

Mapcode National: GBR 9D3V.25

Mapcode Global: WH80K.FD4S

Plus Code: 9C6VR65H+7X

Entry Name: The Chapel of Christ and St Mary

Listing Date: 24 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145497

English Heritage Legacy ID: 73866

Location: Hesket, Eden, Cumbria, CA4

County: Cumbria

Civil Parish: Hesket

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Armathwaite Christ and St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Chapel. Early C17 with early C20 restoration. Large blocks of dressed red
sandstone, under graduated sandstone slate roof with coped gables and cross
finials. 3-bay continuous nave and chancel, with west open bellcote; and C20
north vestry with flat roof and shaped parapets. C20 oak plank south door in
hollow-chamfered surround. Restored round-headed windows. East window of 2
round-headed lights under hoodmould, also a restoration. Interior has C17 open
timber roof of kingpost trusses. 2 hatchment panels of arms to the Milbournes
of Armathwaite Castle. 1914 stained glass window by Morris & Co and one of 1915
by A.L. Moore & Son, London, after a painting by Peter Paul Rubens. West window
signed Nicholson, London, 1937. Various C19 white marble wall plaques to
occupants of Armathwaite Castle. Late C19 furnishings and fittings.

Listing NGR: NY5059946200

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