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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: MIDNIGHT CHAPEL

List entry Number: 1337453

Location

MIDNIGHT CHAPEL

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

County District District Type Parish
EssexEpping ForestDistrict AuthorityWaltham Abbey

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 26-Jan-1956

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 117610

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

Midnight Chapel 1. 1767 TL 3800 NW 1/1B 26.1.56. II* GV

2. AM. Late C12 or early C13 slype of 2 bays forming an entry to the former cloister of the Abbey of the Holy Cross (raised from Priory to Abbey 1184). Probably built before 1242, date of rededication of enlarged church. Coursed rubble and ashlar, open archways either end, stone vault.

Church of the Holy Cross and St Lawrence, Abbey Gateway, Midnight Chapel and Harolds Bridge, Walls of Abbey and Chapter House, Garden Wall and the Vicarage form a group.

Listing NGR: TL3817700704

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National Grid Reference: TL 38177 00704

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