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The Old Chapel and Railed Forecourt

A Grade II Listed Building in Kilmersdon, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2705 / 51°16'13"N

Longitude: -2.4366 / 2°26'11"W

OS Eastings: 369637

OS Northings: 152458

OS Grid: ST696524

Mapcode National: GBR MY.08GD

Mapcode Global: VH89P.QB7D

Entry Name: The Old Chapel and Railed Forecourt

Listing Date: 11 March 1968

Last Amended: 25 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058653

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267949

Location: Kilmersdon, Mendip, Somerset, BA3

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Kilmersdon

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

KILMERSDON CP CHURCH STREET (South side)
ST65SE
11/166 The Old Chapel and railed
forecourt
(previously listed as Methodist
Chapel)
11.3.68
GV II

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

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