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Chappells Tavern

A Grade II Listed Building in Dalton-in-Furness, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.1575 / 54°9'27"N

Longitude: -3.1825 / 3°10'56"W

OS Eastings: 322877

OS Northings: 474171

OS Grid: SD228741

Mapcode National: GBR 6N6C.SD

Mapcode Global: WH72B.2RSM

Entry Name: Chappells Tavern

Listing Date: 6 May 1976

Last Amended: 20 December 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197884

English Heritage Legacy ID: 388424

Location: Dalton Town with Newton, Barrow-in-Furness, Cumbria, LA15

County: Cumbria

District: Barrow-in-Furness

Civil Parish: Dalton Town with Newton

Built-Up Area: Dalton-in-Furness

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Dalton-in-Furness St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text


SD2274 CHAPEL STREET, Dalton In Furness
708-1/10/161 (South side)
06/05/76 Chappells Tavern
(Formerly Listed as:
Premises occupied by Co-Operative


Co-operative stores now public house. Dated 1892. By JY
McIntosh. For the Dalton in Furness Co-Operative Society Ltd.
Builder J Garden. Coursed, squared limestone with red
sandstone dressings; slate roof.
2 storeys; 3:1:4-bay facade wrapped around corner of Nelson
Street and Chapel Street; symmetrical about corner entrance
but with extra bay on right return. Bays 2, 4, 6 & 8 project
slightly and all but bay 4 have shaped gables. Large quoins;
architraved cross-windows with 9-pane transom lights.
Corner entrance (now window) has architrave and date within
carved foliage flanked by pilasters which support a dentilled
segmental pediment. Continuous sill band to single-light
window; dentilled eaves cornice and broken segmental pediment
with large ball finials.
Bay-2 entrance to Nelson Street has architrave and recessed
double doors with sidelights; above are 2 oculi between 3
pilasters which support dentilled cornice crested by scrolls.
Apron panel to 1st-floor window; incised ashlar panel and
moulded sill to miniature attic window set in aedicule, its
triangular pediment forming base to a corniced stack.
Bays 1 & 3 have large shop windows with stained glass in
decorative margin-glazed transom lights; architraves and
dripmoulds. 1st-floor windows are linked by moulded sill band
and cut a string course; dentilled eaves cornice. Copings to
left end gable; hipped roof over corner entrance.
Chapel Street facade differs by having contemporary door
through right-hand shop window; 2 ridge stacks only; 4th bay
with vehicle entrance under shouldered lintel.
INTERIOR: in lobby from Chapel Street are limestone wall
plaques with names of Co-Op committee, architect and builder.
Original wooden staircase has turned balusters and square
newels with carved finials. Modillioned and dentilled cornice
to stair hall.
(Walton J E: Dalton in Furness in Old Picture Postcards:
Netherlands: 1983-: 1, 59).

Listing NGR: SD2287774171

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