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Old Congregational Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Elswick, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.8377 / 53°50'15"N

Longitude: -2.8775 / 2°52'39"W

OS Eastings: 342350

OS Northings: 438300

OS Grid: SD423383

Mapcode National: GBR 8SB2.T0

Mapcode Global: WH854.RSYS

Plus Code: 9C5VR4QC+3X

Entry Name: Old Congregational Chapel

Listing Date: 9 June 1967

Last Amended: 11 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1072053

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183574

Location: Elswick, Fylde, Lancashire, PR4

County: Lancashire

District: Fylde

Town: Fylde

Civil Parish: Elswick

Built-Up Area: Elswick

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Copp or Great Eccleston St Anne

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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5/4 Old Congregational Chapel
(formerly listed as Elswick
Congregational Church)


Congregational chapel, dated 1753 over porch, now used as meeting hall.
Roughcast stone with exposed quoins, stone slate roof. Small rectangular
building with house attached at south east corner. North gable to road has
low gabled porch surmounted by a simple arch of stone slabs, the rounded
top inscribed "1753"; above the porch a large round-headed window, and in
the gable a datestone inscribed "Renovated. 1906". Right side wall has 3 small
round-headed windows and taller one to the-rear: left side wall has 2
similar small windows; rear has a circular window. Attached house of 3
bays and 2 storeys has north gable wall of coursed sandstone with quoins, 2
tall round-headed windows at 1st floor of this gable, and on both gables
double chimney flues linked with an arch like a bellcote; roughcast east
side wall has 3 windows on each floor, those above all round-headed, as are
those of the rear gable. Interior of both parts now of no interest.

Listing NGR: SD4235038300

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