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Cemetery Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Layton, Blackpool

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Latitude: 53.828 / 53°49'40"N

Longitude: -3.0332 / 3°1'59"W

OS Eastings: 332088

OS Northings: 437350

OS Grid: SD320373

Mapcode National: GBR ZP4.NQ

Mapcode Global: WH858.C1TR

Plus Code: 9C5RRXH8+5P

Entry Name: Cemetery Chapel

Listing Date: 27 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1376194

English Heritage Legacy ID: 470188

Location: Blackpool, FY3

County: Blackpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Layton

Built-Up Area: Blackpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Blackpool St Mark

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text


44/2/10027 Cemetery Chapel


Mortuary chapel. Single tall storey, 3 bays, with a central 3-stepped-stage tower, the lower stage an entrance porch. Entrance, tall pointed plank doors in pointed, double chambered surround with hoodmould; tower has stepped off-set buttresses to lower stage which frame entrance; returns have plinth with stepped copings interrupted by lancet light. Second stage has slit window to each side in rectangular recess. The third stage is ocatagonal and has trefoil-headed belfry windows. Octagonal spire has splayed base and lucarnes; cross to apex. To either side of tower a 4-centred arched window. To rear, a porch to left has pointed plank door and chamfered surround with hoodmould; off-set buttresses to angles and cross to apex. Otherwise two 4-centre-arched windows. Right return has continuous sill band and wide, pointed-arched window with hoodmould and facestops. Left return has stepped three-light window. All windows now boarded over. Roof has two triangular lucarnes to each side, coped gable ends, crosses to apexes and decorative ridge tiles. Interior: not inspected.

Listing NGR: SD3208837350

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

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