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Old Congregational Chapel, Elswick

Description: Old Congregational Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 June 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 183574

OS Grid Reference: SD4235038300
OS Grid Coordinates: 342350, 438300
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8377, -2.8775

Location: Lodge Lane, Elswick, Lancashire PR4 3YH

Locality: Elswick
Local Authority: Fylde Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR4 3YH

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Listing Text

5/4 Old Congregational Chapel
(formerly listed as Elswick
Congregational Church)


Congregational chapel, dated 1753 over porch, now used as meeting hall.
Roughcast stone with exposed quoins, stone slate roof. Small rectangular
building with house attached at south east corner. North gable to road has
low gabled porch surmounted by a simple arch of stone slabs, the rounded
top inscribed "1753"; above the porch a large round-headed window, and in
the gable a datestone inscribed "Renovated. Right side wall has 3 small
round-headed windows and taller one to the-rear: left side wall has 2
similar small windows; rear has a circular window. Attached house of 3
bays and 2 storeys has north gable wall of coursed sandstone with quoins, 2
tall round-headed windows at 1st floor of this gable, and on both gables
double chimney flues linked with an arch like a bellcote; roughcast east
side wall has 3 windows on each floor, those above all round-headed, as are
those of the rear gable. Interior of both parts now of no interest.

Listing NGR: SD4235038300

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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