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Puritan Chapel

A Grade I Listed Building in Bramhope, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8879 / 53°53'16"N

Longitude: -1.6226 / 1°37'21"W

OS Eastings: 424905

OS Northings: 443592

OS Grid: SE249435

Mapcode National: GBR KR3H.J1

Mapcode Global: WHC8Z.1JMT

Plus Code: 9C5WV9QG+5X

Entry Name: Puritan Chapel

Listing Date: 22 November 1966

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1261799

English Heritage Legacy ID: 436565

Location: Bramhope, Leeds, LS16

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Bramhope

Built-Up Area: Bramhope

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Bramhope St Giles

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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BRAMHOPE
OTLEY ROAD LS 16 (north side)
Puritan Chapel

22nd November 1966

I
Puritan chapel. 1649; altered and restored. Coursed squared sandstone, stone slate roof. Rectangular plan on east-west axis. One storey and five bays. South side has windows (a) and doorways (b) in sequence a - b - a - a - b - a; segmental-headed doorways with moulded surrounds, deeply-recessed windows of two, three, three and three round-headed lights with hollow spandrels and chamfered mullions; five courses of different masonry finishing the wall on this side. West gable wall has a two-light window like the others, and gable bellcote (probably C19). East gable has a similar five-light window. North side has three two-light windows, and to left and slightly above that in the centre a single round-headed light.

Interior: four king-post roof trusses with V-struts, one pair of trenched purlins; furnished with original fittings, including panelled box pews, octagonal pulpit with sounding boards, and wooden coat hooks on both side walls; small octagonal stone font on three-stage pedestal; various wall monuments, including arched recess near east end of north wall, with effigy of recumbent female figure.

Listing NGR: SE2490343590

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