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Wetherby Wesleyan Methodist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Wetherby, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.9291 / 53°55'44"N

Longitude: -1.387 / 1°23'13"W

OS Eastings: 440347

OS Northings: 448284

OS Grid: SE403482

Mapcode National: GBR LRR0.J8

Mapcode Global: WHDB0.NHQQ

Entry Name: Wetherby Wesleyan Methodist Church

Listing Date: 30 April 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135064

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341919

Location: Wetherby, Leeds, LS22

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Wetherby

Built-Up Area: Wetherby

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Wetherby St James

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

LS22 (north side)

5/2 Wetherby Wesleyan
30.4.82 Methodist Church


Methodist chapel. Dated 1829. Ashlar magnesian limestone, Welsh slate roof.
2 storeys, 3 x 2 bays with lower wing to rear centre having lean-to on each
side. Plinth. Central margin-glazed double-door and overlight with diagonal
glazing bars beneath flat arch flanked by margin-glazed sashes with
projecting stone sills and flat arches. lst floor: band beneath raised
plaque on guttae with inscription 'WESLEYAN CHAPEL 1829'. Sill, band to three
sashes as before. Paired gutter brackets to hipped roof. Rear: main roof is
gabled. Returns both have windows as front.
Interior: reseated 1891 (Unwin p 110). Pine box pews; gallery on 3 sides and
behind the pulpit. Built at a cost of £720 and opened on 30th October 1829.
Single-storey additions to rear are not of special interest.
R. Unwin, Wetherby, 1986, pp 109-110.

Listing NGR: SE4034748284

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