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IoE Number: 323698
Location: BEAMSLEY HOSPITAL (NORTH RANGE), A 59 (north side)
Photographer: Mr John Turner
Date Photographed: 27 October 2000
Date listed: 10 September 1954
Date of last amendment: 10 September 1954
Grade I

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BEAMSLEYA 59SE 05 SE(north side)8/44Beamsley Hospital(north range)

BEAMSLEY A 59 SE 05 SE (north side) 8/44 Beamsley Hospital (north range) 10.9.54 GV I Hospital and chapel. 1593 and C17. Rubblestone, ashlar, graduated stone slate roofs. Circular in plan. 1 storey with central chapel lit by clerestory. Central board door set in chamfered surround with four-centred arch. To either side small 1-light chamfered window openings. Windows are 2-light with chamfered mullions. Circular clerestory on roof: 3-light chamfered mullion windows with leaded panes with 3 stacks between, above conical roof finished with a finial. Interior: central chapel lit by clerestory, around the chapel are arrayed 7 radiating rooms, 5 of which open onto the chapel and 2 into the entrance passage. Most with original fireplaces. In the chapel are a circle of bobbin pews and a pulpit. History: Lady Margaret Russell, Countesse of Cumberland built the chapel.

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