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Methodist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Portreath, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.2611 / 50°15'39"N

Longitude: -5.2849 / 5°17'5"W

OS Eastings: 165967

OS Northings: 45284

OS Grid: SW659452

Mapcode National: GBR Z0.PLSL

Mapcode Global: VH12B.BPXQ

Plus Code: 9C2P7P68+C2

Entry Name: Methodist Church

Listing Date: 12 September 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142582

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66789

Location: Portreath, Cornwall, TR16

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Portreath

Built-Up Area: Portreath

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Saint Illogan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Tagged with: Protestant church building

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SW 64 NE
(north side)
Methodist Church
Methodist church. Dated 1858 in pediment. Killas rubble lightly coated with
scored render, with granite quoins and dressings, slate roof. Rectangular plan on
north-south axis, 2x3 bays, gable to road, but with porches built as small wings
to the rear end of each side. Single storey, in simple classical style; the 2-bay
facade has 2 tall round-headed windows with quoined surrounds and raised
keystones (altered glazing now making 2 lights with V-glazing bars in the heads),
and the simple pediment with moulded surround on kneelers contains a moulded
roundel with the raised date "1858". The 3-bay side walls have tall round-headed
sashed windows with radiating glazing bars and brick arched heads, and the small
porches have their front walls carried up to make small pediments. Interior:
rostrum at front end (to road); no gallery.
Forms group with Trecarrel to the right (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SW6596745284

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