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Wesleyan Chapel, Matfen

Description: Wesleyan Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 238661

OS Grid Reference: NZ0299471953
OS Grid Coordinates: 402994, 571953
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0421, -1.9547

Location: Blackett Cottages, Matfen, Northumberland NE20 0QZ

Locality: Matfen
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE20 0QZ

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Listing Text

NZ 07 SW

14/178 Wesleyan Chapel


Wesleyan chapel and schoolroom, now redundant. 1840. Ashlar with Welsh slate
roof. Tudor style. Single storey, 5 bays. The left 2 bays are the chapel;
they project slightly and are cross gabled.

Doorway in 3rd bay has boarded door with shouldered head and an unusual overlight
which is oval with Tudor-arched head. Raised surround. 2-light mullioned
windows in raised surrounds. In gable above 2 left bays an oval panel in
moulded surround inscribed WESLEYAN CHAPEL. Gabled roof with kneelers.
Corniced octagonal end stack over school room on right.

Listing NGR: NZ0299471953

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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