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Chadkirk Chapel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Romiley, Stockport

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Latitude: 53.4087 / 53°24'31"N

Longitude: -2.0917 / 2°5'29"W

OS Eastings: 394003

OS Northings: 390218

OS Grid: SJ940902

Mapcode National: GBR FYT0.YS

Mapcode Global: WHB9X.VL44

Entry Name: Chadkirk Chapel

Listing Date: 29 March 1966

Last Amended: 11 October 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1259981

English Heritage Legacy ID: 441966

Location: Stockport, SK6

County: Stockport

Electoral Ward/Division: Bredbury Green and Romiley

Built-Up Area: Romiley

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Romiley St Chad

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text

(east side)
1/200 Chadkirk Chapel
(formerly listed
as Church of
29.3.66 St. Chad)

G.V. II*

Chapel, now redundant. C16 although south walls rebuilt in
1747 and various other alterations and restorations. Timber-
framed with stone slate roof although most of the walls are
rebuilt in dressed stone. Nave and chancel under a
continuous roof ridgeline. Projecting plinth and stone
quoins. 3-bay nave has doors in bays 1 and 3 with rusticated
keystone surrounds. Semi-circular-headed windows in bays 2
and 3 with stone surrounds, impost blocks and keystones.
Gabled dormer window in bay 1 with 2-light casement window.
West bell-cote in timber with pyramidal roof and a weather-
vane. North and east chancel walls have C16 close-studded
timber framing with stone plinth and a mid-rail. South
window similar to nave windows; east window with semi-
circular head. North nave has 3 2 and 3-light mullioned
windows. Interior: 4 C16 roof trusses, 3 inclined queen-post
and 1 (chancel end) vertically studded and retaining an
angle brace. Curved wind bracing to purlins which support
C20 rafters. C18 baluster-type font.

Listing NGR: SJ9400390218

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

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