History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Wesleyan Methodist Chapel and School Attached

A Grade II Listed Building in Eggleston, County Durham

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 54.61 / 54°36'35"N

Longitude: -2.0015 / 2°0'5"W

OS Eastings: 400003

OS Northings: 523870

OS Grid: NZ000238

Mapcode National: GBR GHG4.H7

Mapcode Global: WHB45.7D57

Entry Name: Wesleyan Methodist Chapel and School Attached

Listing Date: 26 November 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1121624

English Heritage Legacy ID: 111802

Location: Eggleston, County Durham, DL12

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Eggleston

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Eggleston

Church of England Diocese: Durham

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

EGGLESTON B6278 (North side)
NY9923 and NZ02SW
25/1 and 20/1 Wesleyan Methodist
Chapel and School
Wesleyan Methodist Chapel and attached Sunday School. Dated 1828 and 1861 over
doors. Coursed squared sandstone with quoins and tooled ashlar dressings;
Chapel roof Lakeland slate with stone gable coping, School roof Welsh slate.
2-storey, 3-bay Chapel; School. at right, one high storey, 3 bays,and 2-storey
one-bay set-back storage building at right. Chapel has central double 6-panel
door in alternate-block jambs under stone lintel, which supports gabled panel
with Gothic inscription 'Wesleyan Chapel 1828'. Renewed 4-pane windows, above
and in outer bays, have flat stone lintels and projecting stone sills. Quoins
and door dressings project. School has central 6-panel door under flat stone
lintel with fanlight above under keyed voussoirs, similar round heads to large
flanking windows with projecting stone sills and margined sashes. Paired eaves
gutter blocks. Slightly lower 2-storey bay has boarded door under flat stone
lintel at left, and similar loft opening, at right above, with slightly
projecting sill. Small-banded square chimney at right end of School.

Listing NGR: NZ0000323870

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

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.