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Chapel Adjoining and to North West of the Mansion

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bisley-with-Lypiatt, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7515 / 51°45'5"N

Longitude: -2.1669 / 2°10'0"W

OS Eastings: 388578

OS Northings: 205880

OS Grid: SO885058

Mapcode National: GBR 1MM.4ZF

Mapcode Global: VH94Z.D7BN

Entry Name: Chapel Adjoining and to North West of the Mansion

Listing Date: 28 June 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1340354

English Heritage Legacy ID: 132654

Location: Bisley-with-Lypiatt, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL6

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Bisley-with-Lypiatt

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Stroud St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


4/95 Chapel adjoining and to north west
of the Mansion



Chapel. Late C14; early-mid C16 alterations. Ashlar and random
rubble limestone; stone slate roof. Nave with chancel. Attached
to the Mansion by cloister on south side (q.v.). Central 4-centred
arched doorway to each side of nave with hoodmould having bold
labels; plank door. Two 3-light mullioned C16 nave window to
north side, one to south, both with 4-centred arched lights and
bald hoodmoulds. Parapet gabled ends to nave, east having belcote
with octagonal spire on central and side supports. Four-light C15
Perpendicular-traceried west window. Similar east window with
hoodmould having heraldic angel stops. Two 2-light C16 mullioned
windows to sides of chancel, as those to nave. Some offset
buttresses. Interior not inspected. The ancient manorial chapel
probably contemporary with the previous medieval manor house.
(N.M. Herbert, 'Stroud' in V.C.H. Glos. xi, 1976, pp 99-145; M.A.
Rudd, Historical Records of Bisley with Lypiatt, 1937; and D.
Verey, Gloucestershire: The Cotswolds, 1979)

Listing NGR: SO8857605879

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