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Quaker Meeting House, Yealand Conyers

Description: Quaker Meeting House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 182052

OS Grid Reference: SD5038474425
OS Grid Coordinates: 350384, 474425
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1632, -2.7614

Location: Yealand Road, Yealand Conyers, Lancashire LA5 9SF

Locality: Yealand Conyers
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA5 9SF

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Listing Text


4/282 Quaker Meeting House
2.5.1968 (formerly listed as Friends
Meeting House)


Quaker Meeting House, 1692 with mid C18th alterations. Roughcast rubble with
slate roof. One storey with gallery. To the left of the porch are 2 sashed
windows with glazing bars and plain stone surrounds with narrow cyma mouldings.
To the right of the porch is a fixed window with one rebated and chamfered
jamb. Above, lighting the gallery, is a rebated and chamfered surround for a
former 2-light window. The porch has a gable coping with kneelers and an
outer chamfered doorway with segmental head dated '1692'. The two inner
doorways have chamfered surrounds and doors with raised and fielded panels.
The right-hand gable, now partly covered by a modern extension, has a project-
ing stack with moulded weathering. The rear (north) wall has 2 windows and
a doorway, all with plain reveals. Interior has raised and fielded panelling
and eastern gallery with a panelled front. An early and complete example
of a meeting house in the north of England.

Listing NGR: SD5038474425

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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