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Capella Extra Portas


Capella Extra Portas is a ruined chapel, built in c.1300, which is located on Abbey Approach - the entrance to Furness Abbey in Barrow-in-Furness. The chapel used by dependents of the monastery and others who did not normally worship in the abbey istelf. Capella Extra Portas is Grade I listed on the National Heritage List for England. The attached Gateway is seperately Grade I listed.

 

Barrow-in-Furness Furness Abbey Historic Buildings and Monuments in Barrow-in-Furness Grade I Listed Gateway adjoining Capella Extra Portas
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Capella Extra, Furness Abbey

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Gateway adjoining Capella Extra Portas, Furness Abbey

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Entrance to Furness Abbey

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Furness Abbey: Capella Extra Muros

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CAPELLA EXTRA PORTAS WITH ATTACHED WALLS - Barrow - List Entry
- "Ruined chapel. c1300. Red ashlar sandstone, no roof. Single vessel, 5x1 bays. Plinth. Moulded string course, at impost of round-arched south door, continues to right across buttresses between former 3-light ...

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List grade: 1
List number: 1292871
County: Cumbria
Grid ref: SD2180171980

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