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Wesleyan Chapel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wendron, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1559 / 50°9'21"N

Longitude: -5.2338 / 5°14'1"W

OS Eastings: 169104

OS Northings: 33430

OS Grid: SW691334

Mapcode National: GBR Z3.K889

Mapcode Global: VH12Y.7BGV

Entry Name: Wesleyan Chapel

Listing Date: 17 June 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162569

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66386

Location: Wendron, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Wendron

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Wendron

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

In the entry for:


4/396 Wesleyan Chapel

the grade shall be amended to read: II* (star)



4/396 Wesleyan Chapel


Methodist chapel. Dated plaque 1866. Granite rubble with granite dressings.
Grouted scantle slate roof with pedimented gable at the south-east entrance front.
Cast-iron ogee gutters.
Plan: Rectangular aisle-less plan with semi-circular organ loft over vestry
projection at the rear (ritual east) end. Gallery on 3 sides.
Exterior: 2 storey elevations. Symmetrical 3 window entrance front with triangular
stuccoed pediment and round-headed openings. Wide central doorway has original pair
of 6-panel doors and traceried fanlight. Window over doorway has later C19 coloured
memorial glass. Tall flanking stair windows have traceried heads. 3 window side
walls have square-headed openings to ground floor with original 16-pane hornless
sashes and round-headed openings above with original sashes with traceried heads.
Interior: Complete and unaltered interior with cantilevered panelled gallery on
paired brackets over Tuscan columns and rostrum with canted front.

Listing NGR: SW6910433430

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