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Latitude: 52.8791 / 52°52'44"N
Longitude: -0.5049 / 0°30'17"W
OS Eastings: 500710
OS Northings: 332338
OS Grid: TF007323
Mapcode National: GBR FS0.K4Z
Mapcode Global: WHGKR.6WTP
Plus Code: 9C4XVFHW+J2
Entry Name: Great Humby Chapel
Listing Date: 20 September 1966
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1253290
English Heritage Legacy ID: 436460
Location: Ropsley and Humby, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG33
Civil Parish: Ropsley and Humby
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Old Somerby
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
TF 03 SW ROPSLEY & HUMBY GREAT HUMBY
6/64 Great Humby Chapel
Chapel of Ease to Old Somerby and private chapel to the now demolished
Great Humby Hall. Originally built c.1680's but rebuilt 1754 and with
minor alterations in 1876 and 1980. Ashlar with slate roof and stone
coped gables. Single cell nave chapel with western bell cote. Plinth.
South side has plain door with very low 4 centre arch with moulded surround
and raised keystone, two 3-light tall cavetto moulded mullioned windows.
North and East sides each have a single similar window. The bell turret
has stone coped gable with finial and timber louvres to bell chamber. Interior
refitted in 1876 with pews and lectern. C14 octagonal font with panels of
traceried design. In the 1980 restoration the ceiling was removed and roof
exposed. A faculty was granted in 1754 for the chapel to be completely
rebuilt by Hotchkin, exactly as it was but reduced in size from 41 x 17 feet
to 30 x 15 feet.
Source: Basil Clarke: xxx/49
Listing NGR: TF0071032338
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