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Tabernacl

A Grade II Listed Building in Llanystumdwy, Gwynedd

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.9213 / 52°55'16"N

Longitude: -4.2696 / 4°16'10"W

OS Eastings: 247512

OS Northings: 338394

OS Grid: SH475383

Mapcode National: GBR 5J.N19W

Mapcode Global: WH44D.DT3V

Entry Name: Tabernacl

Listing Date: 31 March 1999

Last Amended: 31 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 21593

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: The Tabernacl, also called Capel Bach, lies back from the S side of the street past a row of two cottages set end-on to the road.

County: Gwynedd

Town: Criccieth

Community: Llanystumdwy

Community: Llanystumdwy

Traditional County: Caernarfonshire

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History

Built, according to an inscription over the door, in 1831 for the Independent Methodists, a sister to the chapel at Rhoslan, a hamlet within the community, to the N.

Exterior

Built of coursed rock-faced rubble stonework, with a slate roof. Side entry type chapel, with boarded doors at the ends, and two large 4-pane sash windows between. Similar two windows on the S side.

Interior

Not accessible at the time of inspection. Said to be a good example of its period and well-preserved.

Reasons for Listing

Included as an early chapel for this area, reputedly with a good contemporary interior.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II The Feathers Inn
    The inn lies at the E end of the village, on the S side of the village street.
  • II* Highgate
    The house is in a row on the NE side of the main street, E of the bridge.
  • II Tai Newyddion
    A row of four cottages alongside the village street, attached to Highgate on the right, and to the village shop on the left.
  • II Ty Canton
    The house stands at the end of a row of houses on the N side of the main street of the village.
  • II Tai Newyddion
    A row of four cottages alongside the village street, attached to Highgate on the right, and to the village shop on the left.
  • II Tai Newyddion
    A row of four cottages alongside the village street, attached to Highgate on the right, and to the village shop on the left.
  • II Tai Newyddion
    A row of four cottages alongside the village street, attached to Highgate on the right, and to the village shop on the left.
  • II Front Walls and Gates to Moriah Methodist Chapel
    The front walls to the grassed forecourt of Capel Moriah are on the S side of the main road through the village.

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