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Cemetery Chapel (Episcopal)

A Grade II Listed Building in Macclesfield, Cheshire East

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.2663 / 53°15'58"N

Longitude: -2.1391 / 2°8'20"W

OS Eastings: 390818

OS Northings: 374375

OS Grid: SJ908743

Mapcode National: GBR FZHN.PV

Mapcode Global: WHBBP.35NB

Entry Name: Cemetery Chapel (Episcopal)

Listing Date: 17 March 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1279978

English Heritage Legacy ID: 391083

Location: Macclesfield, Cheshire East, SK10

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Macclesfield

Built-Up Area: Macclesfield

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: Upton Priory Church of the Resurrection

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


MACCLESFIELD

SJ97SW PRESTBURY ROAD
886-1/4/177 (North side)
17/03/77 Cemetery Chapel (Episcopal)

GV II

Cemetery chapel. 1866. By S Stevens. Coursed and squared red
sandstone with Westmorland slate roof and ashlar dressings.
Robust Gothic style. Nave with gabled porches each side,
octagonal narthex to north, tower and porch to south. Steep
pointed arched doorway in porches each side of nave, and
ornate ironwork hinges to doors. Rose windows in gable apexes.
Two 2-light Decorated windows to south of porches each side,
separated by buttresses. Gabled porch to south with stepped
coped gable over steeply-pointed arched doors in each face of
porch. Tower beyond porch, with wide base, chamfered above to
stepped upper stage. Clasping buttresses to lower stage,
terminating in gablets. Thin recessed spire with 2 tiers of
lucarnes. Half-octagonal narthex to north with rose windows in
each of 3 gables.


Listing NGR: SJ9081874375

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

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