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Old Chapel at General Cemetery

A Grade II* Listed Building in Nether Edge and Sharrow, Sheffield

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.3687 / 53°22'7"N

Longitude: -1.4885 / 1°29'18"W

OS Eastings: 434134

OS Northings: 385879

OS Grid: SK341858

Mapcode National: GBR 9CQ.D6

Mapcode Global: WHDDP.3LHC

Entry Name: Old Chapel at General Cemetery

Listing Date: 8 September 1970

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1247073

English Heritage Legacy ID: 456235

Location: Sheffield, S11

County: Sheffield

Electoral Ward/Division: Nether Edge and Sharrow

Built-Up Area: Sheffield

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): South Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Endcliffe St Augustine

Church of England Diocese: Sheffield

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Listing Text

SK 3485 NW SHEFFIELD CEMETERY ROAD
(North, off)
784-1/37/159
Old Chapel at General Cemetery
08.09.1970

GV II*


Cemetery chapel. c1836. Probably by Samuel Worth. Ashlar. Roof not visible. Classical style. Plinth and eaves cornice. Entrance front has a tetrastyle Greek Doric portico with full entablature and pediment. Under the portico, central blocked doorway with Egyptian surround, flanked by single round-headed niches, the right one containing an urn. Above the door, a panel with a dove in relief. Single corner pilasters. Each side has 4 blocked windows with Egyptian surrounds. Rusticated blank rear. INTERIOR not inspected.
Building vacant at time of survey.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: The West Riding: London: 1967-: 459).


Listing NGR: SK3413485879

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Description

SK 3485 NW SHEFFIELD CEMETERY ROAD
(North, off)
784-1/37/159
Old Chapel at General Cemetery
08.09.1970

GV II*


Cemetery chapel. c1836. Probably by Samuel Worth. Ashlar. Roof not visible. Classical style. Plinth and eaves cornice. Entrance front has a tetrastyle Greek Doric portico with full entablature and pediment. Under the portico, central blocked doorway with Egyptian surround, flanked by single round-headed niches, the right one containing an urn. Above the door, a panel with a dove in relief. Single corner pilasters. Each side has 4 blocked windows with Egyptian surrounds. Rusticated blank rear. INTERIOR not inspected.
Building vacant at time of survey.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: The West Riding: London: 1967-: 459).


Listing NGR: SK3413485879

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