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Bethesda Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Rillington, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1581 / 54°9'29"N

Longitude: -0.6951 / 0°41'42"W

OS Eastings: 485309

OS Northings: 474375

OS Grid: SE853743

Mapcode National: GBR RNLC.95

Mapcode Global: WHGCG.9R75

Plus Code: 9C6X5853+6X

Entry Name: Bethesda Chapel

Listing Date: 10 October 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315779

English Heritage Legacy ID: 329724

Location: Rillington, Ryedale, North Yorkshire, YO17

County: North Yorkshire

District: Ryedale

Civil Parish: Rillington

Built-Up Area: Rillington

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Rillington St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

(east side)
11/41 Bethesda Chapel

Congregational chapel. 1818 on datestone. Limestone ashlar with squared
limestone to sides and rear; tooled and chamfered sandstone dressings and
plinth; pantile roof. 2-storey, 3-bays, pedimented gable end to street.
All openings are boarded-up. Round-headed doorways of voussoirs flank a
lunette to ground floor. First-floor windows are round-headed and there is
a roundel in a raised surround to pediment, inscribed: BETHESDA
Painted stone sills to all windows. Left and right returns: single radial-
glazed lunettes beneath semicircular arches. Paired modillion eaves course.
Rear: 2 round-headed, 2-light windows. Coped gables and shaped kneelers to
rear only. Interior: radial-glazed windows survive, with coloured glass in
those to rear. The ceiling is coved and contains a clock in the centre in a
painted and moulded star-burst surround.

Listing NGR: SE8530974375

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

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