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Chapel of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Hartland, Devon

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Latitude: 50.9927 / 50°59'33"N

Longitude: -4.4824 / 4°28'56"W

OS Eastings: 225886

OS Northings: 124416

OS Grid: SS258244

Mapcode National: GBR K5.KL9R

Mapcode Global: FRA 16HH.9JX

Plus Code: 9C2QXGV9+32

Entry Name: Chapel of St John

Listing Date: 20 February 1958

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1146561

English Heritage Legacy ID: 91250

Location: Hartland, Torridge, Devon, EX39

County: Devon

Civil Parish: Hartland

Built-Up Area: Hartland

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Hartland St Nectan

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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HARTLAND THE SQUARE (west side), Hartland
SS 2524

12/184 Chapel of St John



Church of England Chapel. 1839. Built at the instigation of the then rector,
William Chanter. Stone rubble walls. Gable ended slate roof.
Plan: rectangular plan running north-south with 2 storey porch on east side.
Exterior: each long side wall is of 5 bays divided by rubble buttresses with
offsets, on east side bays 1, 4 and 5 have original 2-light Y-tracery windows with 2
centred heads. Windows on west wall are on bays 1, 3 and 5. Similar style 3-light
window on south wall. Large crenellated 2 storey porch on each side in central bay
which has 4-centred rubble arch and set-back buttresses at corners. Original clock
above arch with datestone of 1839. Timber bell-cote above. Original gates to
doorway and panelled double doors inside in 2-centred head doorway.
This building replaced the town hall which was a C17 arcaded structure.

Listing NGR: SS2588624416

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