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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: ABBEY GATE COLLEGE CHAPEL (FORMERLY SAIGHTON GRANGE CHAPEL)

List entry Number: 1130671

Location

ABBEY GATE COLLEGE CHAPEL (FORMERLY SAIGHTON GRANGE CHAPEL), CHAPEL LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthoritySaighton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 02-Nov-1983

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 55370

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SJ 46 SW SAIGHTON C.P. CHAPEL LANE (East side)

3/172 Abbey Gate College Chapel (formerly Saighton Grange Chapel)

GV II

Chapel, circa 1870, for 2nd or 3rd Marquis of Westminster. Red sandstone with tiled roof. A gabled, rectangular building, simple in expression. The open gable belfry has one bell under a short, square spire. A tall stone chimney, on ridge, has a round flue. Recessed porch in (ritual) south-west corner opens under a corbelled stone lintel to the end and under two post-and-lintel openings to the side. Four stained glass windows on (ritual) south side, 3 with late C19 glass, 1 late C20. Cross in patterned brickwork in (ritual) south gable. Hardwood door of 6 double panels. Designed in conjunction with, and to complement the character of the Grange.

Listing NGR: SJ4432161825

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National Grid Reference: SJ 44322 61824

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