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Ebenezer Methodist Chapel, Buckland Dinham

Description: Ebenezer Methodist Chapel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 267076

OS Grid Reference: ST7525351245
OS Grid Coordinates: 375253, 151245
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2598, -2.3560

Location: A362, Buckland Dinham, Somerset BA11 2QR

Locality: Buckland Dinham
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 2QR

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Listing Text


4/130 Ebenezer Methodist Chapel


Chapel. Circa 1730, from written source; rebuilt and dated 1811. Coursed and squared rubble, facade under coped gable
with urn finial, slate roof with ridge at right angles to frontage. Plain symmetrical front of 2 storeys, 3 bays; sash
windows with glazing bars in segmental headed bead moulded stone surrounds with keystones; continuous moulded string
above heads on both floors. Central door opening in moulded stone architrave with triple keystone, plank door,
segmental pediment on moulded stone brackets. Painted oval stone plaque to centre of gable inscribed:- "Ebenezer Isam
7 and 12, 1811". Galleried interior predominantly of late C19, including pews and elaborate pulpit with decorative
cast iron panelling; gallery of 1811 supported on twin columns flanking central aisle, balustrade of 5 recessed panels,
fitted pews; plaster ceiling centre of curved and blunted acanthus leaves, also of 1811.

Listing NGR: ST7525351245

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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