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Chapel and Chaplain's House C.7 Yards East of Sutton Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Sutton Lane Ends, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.2406 / 53°14'26"N

Longitude: -2.113 / 2°6'46"W

OS Eastings: 392555

OS Northings: 371517

OS Grid: SJ925715

Mapcode National: GBR FZPZ.B1

Mapcode Global: WHBBP.JT11

Plus Code: 9C5V6VRP+7R

Entry Name: Chapel and Chaplain's House C.7 Yards East of Sutton Hall

Listing Date: 14 April 1967

Last Amended: 25 October 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1159446

English Heritage Legacy ID: 58636

Location: Sutton, Cheshire East, SK11

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Sutton

Built-Up Area: Sutton Lane Ends

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Sutton St James

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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2/53 Chapel and Chaplain's House
c.7 yards East of Sutton Hall
(formerly listed as Chapel at
Sutton Hall)


G.V. II*

Chapel and Chaplain's House. C16 or C17. Coursed rubble with stone slate roof.
Single and two storeys. Entrance front: Western end of single storey Chapel
to right with gable and double C20 doors to ground floor. To left of this
is outshut to Chaplain's house with unfenestrated wall and to left of this
a lychgate with lean-to porch roof and moulded, pointed arch. Right hand return:
two and three-light windows with square wooden mullions to the upper wall.
Rear: Unfenestrated eastern gable end of Chapel at left. To right of this
the Chaplain's house has two and 3-light ground floor windows to left and
right respectively with square wooden mullions and a doorway at right. Two-
3-light first floor windows.
Interior: Chamfered ceiling beams to roof of ground floor rooms in Chaplain's
house. Queen post trusses with four wind braced purlins and ridge beam to
first floor and a similar roof to the Chapel.
The Chapel was endowed by the de Sutton family in 1524 and continued as a
Catholic Chapel under the Davenport and Bellasis families until 1716 when
it was converted to Anglican use by Thomas, Earl Falconberg of Newborough.
It ceased to operate as a Chapel in 1760 but was restored to its original
use as a Catholic Chapel in the 1950's.

Listing NGR: SJ9255571517

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