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Latitude: 50.1786 / 50°10'43"N
Longitude: -4.9723 / 4°58'20"W
OS Eastings: 187880
OS Northings: 35183
OS Grid: SW878351
Mapcode National: GBR ZL.1YZ5
Mapcode Global: FRA 08GK.4PQ
Entry Name: Portscatho United Reformed Church
Listing Date: 25 June 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1141024
English Heritage Legacy ID: 63008
Location: Gerrans, Cornwall, TR2
Civil Parish: Gerrans
Built-Up Area: Gerrans
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Gerrans
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 83 NE GERRANS THE LUGGER (south side),Portscatho
3/44 Portscatho United Reformed Church
Nonconformist chapel. 1822. Stucco over rubble walls and dry Delabole slate roof
with gable ends. Rectangular plan with rostrum at east end, gallery at west end and
north porch. Simple Early English Gothic style. Single storey. 3 window north,
Main entrance porch between windows 2 and 3 with central pointed doorway, double
wooden doors with elaborate iron hinges and plaster hoodmould. 2 tier diagonal
buttresses with offsets. Exposed purlin ends and rafter gable with turned finial and
pendant. Further pointed doorway with hoodmould to far right. Wooden windows each
with 2 pointed arched lights in pointed arched opening with hoodmould.
Little altered interior has segmental arched plaster ceiling with moulded cornice
containing acanthus and roses. Central rose with similar detail and 2 roses with
Greek key detail. Gallery front has blind intersecting round arches. Cast iron wall
Cast iron wall candelabra, Rostrum altered slightly, pulpit circa 1920.
Listing NGR: SW8788035183
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