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Wesleyan Methodist Chapel and School Attached, Eggleston

Description: Wesleyan Methodist Chapel and School Attached

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 November 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 111802

OS Grid Reference: NZ0000323870
OS Grid Coordinates: 400003, 523870
Latitude/Longitude: 54.6100, -2.0015

Location: B6278, Eggleston, Durham DL12 0DB

Locality: Eggleston
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DL12 0DB

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Listing Text

EGGLESTON B6278 (North side)
NY9923 and NZ02SW
25/1 and 20/1 Wesleyan Methodist
Chapel and School
Wesleyan Methodist Chapel and attached Sunday School. Dated 1828 and 1861 over
doors. Coursed squared sandstone with quoins and tooled ashlar dressings;
Chapel roof Lakeland slate with stone gable coping, School roof Welsh slate.
2-storey, 3-bay Chapel; School. at right, one high storey, 3 bays,and 2-storey
one-bay set-back storage building at right. Chapel has central double 6-panel
door in alternate-block jambs under stone lintel, which supports gabled panel
with Gothic inscription 'Wesleyan Chapel 1828'. Renewed 4-pane windows, above
and in outer bays, have flat stone lintels and projecting stone sills. Quoins
and door dressings project. School has central 6-panel door under flat stone
lintel with fanlight above under keyed voussoirs, similar round heads to large
flanking windows with projecting stone sills and margined sashes. Paired eaves
gutter blocks. Slightly lower 2-storey bay has boarded door under flat stone
lintel at left, and similar loft opening, at right above, with slightly
projecting sill. Small-banded square chimney at right end of School.

Listing NGR: NZ0000323870

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Source: English Heritage

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