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Wesley Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Blackwater, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2722 / 50°16'19"N

Longitude: -5.1776 / 5°10'39"W

OS Eastings: 173668

OS Northings: 46188

OS Grid: SW736461

Mapcode National: GBR Z5.YYX4

Mapcode Global: FRA 0819.W42

Entry Name: Wesley Chapel

Listing Date: 27 November 1985

Last Amended: 31 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1141533

English Heritage Legacy ID: 63759

Location: St. Agnes, Cornwall, TR4

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Agnes

Built-Up Area: Blackwater

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Mount Hawke with Mithian

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 09/03/2017

SW 74 NW

Wesley Chapel

(Formerly listed as Former Wesleyan Chapel)


Wesleyan chapel and adjoining schoolroom. Date plaque 1822, remodelled slightly circa late C19. Painted rubble walls with brick arches over the openings. Scantle slate hipped roof. Cast-iron ogee-section gutters.

Plan: Rectangular aisle-less plan with gallery on three sides. Rostrum at north-west (ritual east) end, schoolroom beyond.

Exterior: Two storeys elevations. Original openings. Symmetrical two window south-east front has wide central doorway spanned by a segmental arch, otherwise round-headed openings with circa late C19 horned sashes with glazing bars.

Interior: Early C19 gallery (not inspected) said to be from a chapel in Truro (Christopher Stell); bow fronted rostrum.

Source: Stell, C. RCHM Inventory of Nonconformist Chapels.

Listing NGR: SW7366846188

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