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Methodist Centenary Chapel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Market Rasen, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.3855 / 53°23'7"N

Longitude: -0.3366 / 0°20'11"W

OS Eastings: 510730

OS Northings: 388921

OS Grid: TF107889

Mapcode National: GBR VY29.X3

Mapcode Global: WHGHH.S5XD

Plus Code: 9C5X9MP7+69

Entry Name: Methodist Centenary Chapel

Listing Date: 16 May 1984

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1063444

English Heritage Legacy ID: 196439

Location: Market Rasen, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN8

County: Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Market Rasen

Built-Up Area: Market Rasen

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Market Rasen St Thomas the Apostle

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

Methodist Centenary


1863. Immensely impressive classical style nonconformist chapel of brick with stone
dressings. Tall prostyle Ionic portico of 4 columns and 4 pilasters. 3 round headed
doorways with boldly rusticated surrounds and heavy keystones, topped with a cornice
and miniature pediment. 3 windows above, round headed sashes with blind balustrades
below. Rusticated quoins with bold stringcourse below first floor windows, stone
dentil cornice above and slate roof. Side elevations of 6 bays. 2 end bays slightly
projecting with quoins. Lower windows sashed with moulded surrounds, upper with round
heads, and moulded round hoods. Centre 4 bays, attached arcade with giant stock brick
pilasters. Parish room dated 1891 attached to south east corner. Two sets of
gatepiers with heavy iron railings and gates. Most of original fittings survive,
internally, including box pews, oval gallery and grand double-decker pulpit.

Listing NGR: TF1073088921

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

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