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Methodist Church, Nether Wyresdale

Description: Methodist Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185564

OS Grid Reference: SD5015548714
OS Grid Coordinates: 350155, 448714
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9321, -2.7606

Location: Gubberford Lane, Preston PR3 1AU

Locality: Nether Wyresdale
Local Authority: Wyre Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR3 1AU

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Listing Text

SD 54 NW -
5/170 Scorton
Methodist church
- II
Methodist church, 1842. Squared sandstone rubble with slate roof. Single
storey. Front of 3 bays, with chamfered quoins and cornice. Windows
recessed, with glazing bars, and with a lunette above a tripartite
opening. The central light is sashed. The central bay has a lunette above
a porch which has sides with chamfered rustication, a cornice, and a
blocking course with central datestone: '1842'. In the centre of the
facade, above the main cornice, is a plaque inscribed: 'WESLEYAN CHAPEL'.
Gables have copings and finials. To the right (north) is a lower part of
the building which has a sashed window with glazing bars and plain stone
surround. To its left is a door with plain stone surround with round
head. The left-hand gable wall is of 2 bays with windows similar to those
of the front wall. The rear wall is of 3 bays with similar windows, but
with plain stone surrounds instead of being recessed.

Listing NGR: SD5015548714

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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