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Wesleyan Methodist Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Pilton, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1667 / 51°10'0"N

Longitude: -2.5855 / 2°35'7"W

OS Eastings: 359157

OS Northings: 140990

OS Grid: ST591409

Mapcode National: GBR MR.6LS3

Mapcode Global: VH8B0.4XHZ

Entry Name: Wesleyan Methodist Chapel

Listing Date: 17 October 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058821

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267635

Location: Pilton, Mendip, Somerset, BA4

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Pilton

Built-Up Area: Pilton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


15/160 Wesleyan Methodist Chapel


- II

Wesleyan Methodist chapel. Early C19, some mid/ late C19 alterations. Coursed and squared rubble, dressed flush quoins,
slate roof, coped verges, that over entrance with finials at its base and a stone lantern with a spirelet at it's apex;
brick stack. Rectangular on plan, irregular lean-to outshuts to rear; Gothick with some Early English style features.
Entrance frontage with a large 4-light pointed arch window, simple intersecting tracery, stopped label, 2 smaller
2-light windows to each side with Y-tracery, leaded lights. Central projecting ashlar entrance porch with paired
shafted pointed arch door openings, plank doors with eleborate strap hinges; gabled labels reaching up to a parapet
pierced by quatrefoils; a crocketted finial at each corner, a poppy finial set over each doorway. Two bay returns with
tall 2-light pointed arch windows, again leaded lights. Outshut to rear with a pointed arch door opening each side of
the chapel.

Listing NGR: ST5915740990

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