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Methodist Chapel and Adjoining School

A Grade II Listed Building in Charlbury, Oxfordshire

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Latitude: 51.8719 / 51°52'18"N

Longitude: -1.4798 / 1°28'47"W

OS Eastings: 435910

OS Northings: 219387

OS Grid: SP359193

Mapcode National: GBR 6TM.QNY

Mapcode Global: VHBZP.96JT

Entry Name: Methodist Chapel and Adjoining School

Listing Date: 18 May 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1053240

English Heritage Legacy ID: 254195

Location: Charlbury, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Charlbury

Built-Up Area: Charlbury

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Charlbury with Shorthampton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

5/54 (North side)
Methodist Chapel and
adjoining school

Methodist Chapel and school. 1823 on gable of chapel; 1844 on school.
Coursed squared rubble with ashlar dressings; slate roof. Chapel has
central double doors in round arch flanked by round headed sash windows
with glazing bars, intersecting at heads. 3 similar first-floor windows
light the gallery at south end, all with plain stone architraves and
keyblocks. Gable parapet has stone coping and ball finial. Gable-fronted
school room has two 3-light stone mullioned and transomed on ground and
first floor. Diocletian window in gable with mock round-headed windows
with intersecting glazing bars to rear. Wesleyan Sunday School.
Inside, the lobby screen under the chapel gallery has raised and fielded
panels. The gallery with original tiered pews is supported on 2 wooden
columns and has stairs with square-section balusters. Match-boarded dado.
Original ceiling ventilors. Door from gallery leads onto first-floor
school room with match-boarded roof and tie-beam trusses with wooden
struts and iron ties.

Listing NGR: SP3591419388

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

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