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Church of St Barnabas

A Grade I Listed Building in Chappel, Essex

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Latitude: 51.9216 / 51°55'17"N

Longitude: 0.7531 / 0°45'11"E

OS Eastings: 589416

OS Northings: 228367

OS Grid: TL894283

Mapcode National: GBR RL7.K74

Mapcode Global: VHKFQ.0YHS

Entry Name: Church of St Barnabas

Listing Date: 7 April 1965

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1238806

English Heritage Legacy ID: 416448

Location: Chappel, Colchester, Essex, CO6

County: Essex

District: Colchester

Civil Parish: Chappel

Traditional County: Essex

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Essex

Church of England Parish: Wakes Colne and Chappel

Church of England Diocese: Chelmsford

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Listing Text

TL 8928 28/6 Church of St Barnabas
C13 Early English Church with nave and chancel of unbroken height and ground
plan. Western bell turret and spire both of square plan and weatherboarded.
Walls of coursed flint and rubble. South porch of C18 character, West end with
some indurated gravel and 2 Early English lancets of 3 cinque-foiled lights in
4 centred heads. Late C14 window in centre and one Gothic window in gable apex.
String courses very prominent. East end 2 Norman windows with Y-tracery window
between them having a quatrefoiled head. South wall with C14, C15 and C19 windows.
South door much altered, now square headed. Roof of 7 cants, chase-tenoned for
full length. Bell turret contemporary with roof. Pulpit C17. Two chests.
Formerly a chapel of ease to Great Tey, consecrated in 1382.

Listing NGR: TL8941628367

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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