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Rishworth Congregational Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Ripponden, Calderdale

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Latitude: 53.6603 / 53°39'37"N

Longitude: -1.9771 / 1°58'37"W

OS Eastings: 401611

OS Northings: 418202

OS Grid: SE016182

Mapcode National: GBR GVM3.RM

Mapcode Global: WHB8T.L8R8

Plus Code: 9C5WM26F+45

Entry Name: Rishworth Congregational Chapel

Listing Date: 29 April 1982

Last Amended: 16 July 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1231973

English Heritage Legacy ID: 407289

ID on this website: 101231973

Location: Beeston Hurst, Calderdale, West Yorkshire, HX6

County: Calderdale

Civil Parish: Ripponden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Ripponden St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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SE 01NW RIPPONDEN (former U.D.) LONG CAUSEWAY, Rishworth
SE 016182
5/78 Congregational Chapel
(formerly listed as "Parrock
29.4.82 Nook Congregational Church
under Oldham Road)

Non-conformist chapel, 1832. Dressed stone with stone slate roof. 3 bays to
front, symmetrical about entrance which has monolithic jambs and flat lintel
surmounted by foliated cartouche lettered "INDEPENDENT UNION CHAPEL" with date.
Above this is a round-headed window with marginal glazing, similar to the longer
windows to either side. Under the eaves are 3 small rectangular openings, the
outer glazed and the central one blind. Gutter brackets. Rear has outshut
flanked by 2 round-headed windows. 2 small chimneys on left gable.

Interior: Retains early C19 fittings with panelled gallery, box pews; panelled
pulpit on rostrum, small organ behind.

Listing NGR: SE0161118202

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