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Latitude: 50.6007 / 50°36'2"N
Longitude: -4.7015 / 4°42'5"W
OS Eastings: 208918
OS Northings: 81370
OS Grid: SX089813
Mapcode National: GBR N3.CJ51
Mapcode Global: FRA 171H.25P
Entry Name: Helstone Methodist Church
Listing Date: 17 December 1962
Last Amended: 13 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1142728
English Heritage Legacy ID: 68494
Location: Camelford, Cornwall, PL32
Civil Parish: Camelford
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: Lanteglos by Camelford
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SX 08 SE
4/52 Helstone Methodist Church
- (previously listed as Noncomformist
17.12.62 Chapel, Helstone)
Small Methodist Chapel, built as a Wesleyan Meeting House. 1826 (datestone). Stone
rubble with granite quoins. Slate roof with hipped ends.
Plan: Rectangular plan with entrance in higher right hand end. Late C20 porch added
in lean-to extension on right hand end.
Symmetrical 2-window front to road with entrance in right hand side; C20 lean-to
extension with slate lean-to roof and C19 6-panel door to original entrance within.
Lunette tablet above dated 1826. Front elevation has two 2-centred dressed stone
arches to window openings; late C19 horned sashes with intersecting glazing bars and
the glass to the lower lights replaced with obscured glass in the late C20. 2
similar window openings on rear elevation with brick dressings and early C20 sashes
with intersecting glazing bars. The lower left hand side wall has two 2-centred
arched openings to the windows which have intersecting glazing bars and crown glass.
Interior : Simple pitch pine pews and rostrum with moulded cornice and fluted
pilasters replacing original fittings.
Stell, C. RCHM unpublished inventory of Non-Conformist Chapels
Shaw, T. Methodism in the Camelford and Wadebridge Circuit, 1743-1963 1963
Listing NGR: SX0891881370
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