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Primitive Methodist Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Rushton, Staffordshire

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Latitude: 53.159 / 53°9'32"N

Longitude: -2.1356 / 2°8'8"W

OS Eastings: 391030

OS Northings: 362433

OS Grid: SJ910624

Mapcode National: GBR 12G.T2B

Mapcode Global: WHBC2.5V9N

Entry Name: Primitive Methodist Chapel

Listing Date: 29 March 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113310

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473479

Location: Rushton, Staffordshire Moorlands, Staffordshire, CW12

County: Staffordshire

District: Staffordshire Moorlands

Civil Parish: Rushton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire

Church of England Parish: Rushton Spencer St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

5J965W RUSHTON THE CLOUD, Ruston Spencer

1915/4/10022 Primitive Methodist Chapel


Primitive Methodist Chapel. 1815; extended Late C20. Coursed stone. Clay plain tile roof with stone-coped gable ends with shaped kneelers.
PLAN: Single-cell rectangular plan; Sunday school added to south end circa late C20.
EXTERIOR: Single-storey. 3-bay east elevation with three round-arch windows in dressed stone frames with cites and wooden 16-pane fixed-light windows, the centre with opening top Light. Similar but smaller window in north gable end. Rear (W) watt is blind and with small outshut on left. Sunday school extension on south end, brick with lower roof.
INTERIOR: Ceiled and with plastered walls. Simple furnishings with Cl9 benches with shaped ends, panelled rostrum with brass candlesticks, and marble wall monuments.
NOTE: Cloud Chapel is one of the earliest Primitive Methodist chapels to be built.

Listing NGR: SJ9103062433

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