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The Old Chapel and Railed Forecourt, Kilmersdon

Description: The Old Chapel and Railed Forecourt

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 267949

OS Grid Reference: ST6963752457
OS Grid Coordinates: 369637, 152457
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2705, -2.4366

Location: Church Street, Kilmersdon, Somerset BA3 5TB

Locality: Kilmersdon
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 5TB

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Listing Text

11/166 The Old Chapel and railed
(previously listed as Methodist

Wesleyan chapel, now dwelling with workshop. 1837. Ashlar, returns of coursed and squared rubble, hipped slate roof,
freestone frieze and moulded cornice to front and right return, these elevations also with parapet and coping.
Symmetrical frontage with windows on 2 levels, 3 bays, sash windows with glazing bars in emphasised surrounds, those to
ground floor with cambered heads, those to first floor with semi-circular heads. Central door opening in emphasised
architrave, cornice hood, paired panelled doors. Large semi-circular head windows to returns, sashes with glazing bars,
emphasised freestone surrounds, 2 on left return, 3 on right return. Lower height wing at rear, pantile and tile roof,
coped verge with a cruciform finial; semi-circular head sash window with glazing bars to west. Railed forecourt.
(Atthill R., Mendip, A. New Study, 1976).

Listing NGR: ST6963652459

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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