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The Old Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Wetheral, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.9017 / 54°54'6"N

Longitude: -2.8351 / 2°50'6"W

OS Eastings: 346547

OS Northings: 556649

OS Grid: NY465566

Mapcode National: GBR 8CNR.0N

Mapcode Global: WH804.F263

Entry Name: The Old Chapel

Listing Date: 1 April 1957

Last Amended: 22 September 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1087682

English Heritage Legacy ID: 77739

Location: Wetheral, Carlisle, Cumbria, CA4

County: Cumbria

District: Carlisle

Civil Parish: Wetheral

Traditional County: Cumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Warwick St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

NY 45 NE
The Old Chapel
6/157 (formerly listed as
Warwick Methodist Sunday
1. 4. 57. School and Sunday School
Cottages) )


Workshop and houses, formerly school. Before 1828, for Thomas Parker of Warwick
Hall, as a Sunday School. Red sandstone ashlar front walls with coursed rubble
and brick arched windows at sides, slate roof. Large Greek revival school of 2
storeys with wings of 2 cottages of single storeys, 2 bays, each. Plain
pilasters at angles, with pedimented gable in moulded stone above. Grecian
style entrance, 4 metres high with moulded surround and cornice supported by
ornamental console brackets. Circular opening in centre of pediment probably
intended to take clock. Wings with pedimented slated gables to front have sash
windows with glazing bars, except one replaced by C20 casement of single panes.
By 1847, used as Wesleyan Chapel. Pevsner (Buildings of England) mistakenly
refers to it as formerly Methodist.

Listing NGR: NY4654756649

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