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Latitude: 52.6575 / 52°39'26"N
Longitude: -2.854 / 2°51'14"W
OS Eastings: 342333
OS Northings: 306978
OS Grid: SJ423069
Mapcode National: GBR BD.5N1J
Mapcode Global: WH8BZ.4G7L
Entry Name: Plealey Methodist Church
Listing Date: 10 March 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1055638
English Heritage Legacy ID: 259526
Location: Pontesbury, Shropshire, SY5
Civil Parish: Pontesbury
Traditional County: Shropshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire
Church of England Parish: Pontesbury
Church of England Diocese: Hereford
SJ 40 NW PONTESBURY C.P. PLEALEY
4/222 Plealey Methodist
Methodist chapel. 1828 with later additions and alterations. Painted
brick, hipped slate roof with wide spreading eaves. 3 bays; leaded multi-
paned round-arched windows on long sides with entrance to front under plain
wooden Tuscan porch. Later C19 and C20 additions to rear not included.
Founded by Richard France of nearby Galliers Farmhouse (q.v.) originally as
a Congregational chapel, the chapel became a Baptist chapel followings its
founder's change of religious views in the 1830s and by 1851, for similar
reasons, a Methodist one, which it has subsequently remained. V.C.H. VIII
(1968), Pp. 255, 292.
Listing NGR: SJ4233306978
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