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Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Forecourt Walls, Gate Piers and Gates, Beckington

Description: Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Forecourt Walls, Gate Piers and Gates

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 267024

OS Grid Reference: ST8285451978
OS Grid Coordinates: 382854, 151978
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2667, -2.2471

Location: Rudge Hill, Beckington, Somerset BA11 2QG

Locality: Beckington
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 2QG

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Listing Text


5/84 Wesleyan Methodist Chapel,
forecourts walls, gate piers and


Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, forecourt walls, gate piers and gates. Dated 1839. Chapel of random rubble, ashlar gabled facade, slate roof with ridge at right angles to frontage. Plain appearance. Two storey front, 2 bays to ground
floor; semi circular head sash windows with gothicised glazing bars, keystones and imposts; single similar opening of lesser height in centre of gable. Above incised stone plaque:- "Wesleyan Methodist Chapel 1839". Central architrave
door opening surmounted by a pediment on brackets, double-3 panelled doors. Complete interior including pulpit on dias, pews, and gallery with pierced cast iron frontage incorporating a clock. Walls to forecourt of rubble with a dressed
coping; pair of central ashlar gate piers with moulded caps; paired gates with plain cast iron railings.

Listing NGR: ST8285451978

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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