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Laws Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Cliffe, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.5624 / 52°33'44"N

Longitude: -0.5149 / 0°30'53"W

OS Eastings: 500765

OS Northings: 297098

OS Grid: TL007970

Mapcode National: GBR FWW.8NK

Mapcode Global: WHGM9.2V2G

Plus Code: 9C4XHF6P+X2

Entry Name: Laws Chapel

Listing Date: 23 May 1967

Last Amended: 12 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266255

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422115

Location: King's Cliffe, North Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8

County: Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: King's Cliffe

Built-Up Area: King's Cliffe

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: King's Cliffe All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

TL0097 (East side)
12/124 Laws Chapel
23/05/67 (Formerly listed as Dr. Laws
House, converted to chapel, now outbuilding. C18 and early C19. Squared coursed
limestone and brick, with ashlar facade and Collyweston slate roof. Originally
single-unit plan. 2 storeys. Main front of 3 bays. Centre bay breaks forward
slightly and has arch-head doorway, now blocked. Flanking arch head windows,
also blocked. First floor centre square-head window now also blocked. Plinth and
raised band between floors. Pediment over centre bay and moulded stone cornice,
with upstand, over flanking bays. Hipped roof. Elevation, to left, is a 3-window
range of C19 sash and casement windows under wood lintels. Door with one fielded
panel, to right, and C20 plank door to left, both under wood lintels. Eaves
dormer with leaded casement to left. Ashlar gable parapet between centre and
left bays and stone stack at ridge. Bay to left is part brick, of a different
build. Linked to No.4 Bridge Street (q.v.). Interior not inspected but noted as
having fireplace with bolection moulded surround and C18 staircase.
(RCHM: An inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p96)

Listing NGR: TL0076597098

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