Building record M3640 - BEDE HOUSE CHAPEL AT NEWARK


CHAPEL (Tudor to Late 20th Century)


Grid reference Centred SK 80087 53831 (8m by 7m)
Map sheet SK85SW
District Newark
Civil Parish Newark, Newark


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

The Bede Houses have been demolished this year, leaving only the small Bede House Chapel standing. The latter is in poor condition, and is possibly also soon to be demolished. (1)
Bede House Chapel still extant. (2)
The Bedehouse was founded by William Philipott, a merchant of Newark, and endowed by his will 1556. There is also a detached chapel. (3)
See M18185 for Almshouses

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

Elevations, Map tank

Data Held (Document). SNT2647.

(3), Parish File

Listed buildings slides, 16 slides (Photograph). SNT2648.

H F Worthington, 3/10/74, Bede House Chapel (Plan). SNT4389.

<1> Harper FR, 1962, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT748.

<2> Unknown, --/04/1973, LS Reviser (Personal comment). SNT891.

<3> Prescott, E, 1992, The English Medieval Hospital c.1050-1640, p 149 (Published document). SNT1803.

Sources/Archives (7)

  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • --- Document: Data Held.
  • --- Photograph: Listed buildings slides. 16 slides.
  • --- Plan: H F Worthington. 3/10/74. Bede House Chapel. A1. scaled and inked.
  • <1> Personal comment: Harper FR. 1962. Pers Comm.
  • <2> Personal comment: Unknown. --/04/1973. LS Reviser.
  • <3> Published document: Prescott, E. 1992. The English Medieval Hospital c.1050-1640. p 149.

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Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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