Monument record M5438 - Chapel, Colston Bassett


CHAPEL (Medieval)


Grid reference SK 69880 33249 (point)
Map sheet SK63SE
District Rushcliffe
Civil Parish Colston Bassett, Rushcliffe


Type and Period (1)

Full Description

A chapel, dedicated to St Ivo, was built by Ralph Basset near the bridge in Colston Bassett. His will, of 1389, refers to it as a new chapel. No traces remain. (1)
There are no identifiable remains of a former chapel in the proximity of Smite Bridge, Colston (the only bridge). The church contains no reference. (2)
Chapel shown to east of bridge. (3)
See M1044 for bridge, M843 for suggested shifted village.

<1> Thoroton Society, 1942, TTS, p 69 (Published document). SNT359.

<2> Colquhoun FD, 1974, Pers Comm (Personal comment). SNT582.

<3> Surveyor unknown, c1600, Colston Bassett (Map). SNT1476.

Sources/Archives (3)

  • <1> Published document: Thoroton Society. 1942. TTS. 46. p 69.
  • <2> Personal comment: Colquhoun FD. 1974. Pers Comm.
  • <3> Map: Surveyor unknown. c1600. Colston Bassett.

Finds (0)

Protected Status/Designation

  • None recorded

Related Monuments/Buildings (1)

Related Events/Activities (0)

Record last edited

Jan 19 2023 7:34PM

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