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Madley Wood Methodist School Former Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Telford, Telford and Wrekin

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Latitude: 52.6287 / 52°37'43"N

Longitude: -2.4758 / 2°28'32"W

OS Eastings: 367893

OS Northings: 303547

OS Grid: SJ678035

Mapcode National: GBR BW.7K71

Mapcode Global: WH9DG.Y672

Plus Code: 9C4VJGHF+FM

Entry Name: Madley Wood Methodist School Former Chapel

Listing Date: 8 April 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1038649

English Heritage Legacy ID: 362174

Location: The Gorge, Telford and Wrekin, TF8

County: Telford and Wrekin

Civil Parish: The Gorge

Built-Up Area: Telford

Traditional County: Shropshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Shropshire

Church of England Parish: Ironbridge

Church of England Diocese: Hereford

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Listing Text

5362 Madeley Wood Methodist
School former Chapel
SJ 6703 14/317


Built in 1777 by John Fletcher to serve as a day school and as a chapel in the
evening. It ceased to be a Chapel in 1837. Plain rectangular brick building.
Tiled roof with gabled ends and brick dentil eaves. One storey and attic. Three
window range. Large windows with moulded stone round arches with keyblocks. Attic
lunette in west gable end with blank plaque below on console brackets. Beneath
the plaque a partly blocked Venetian window. Later C19 brick extension on east end.

Listing NGR: SJ6789303547

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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