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Chapel of St John

A Grade II Listed Building in Hartland, Devon

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Coordinates

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

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

District: Torridge

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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Listing Text

HARTLAND THE SQUARE (west side), Hartland
SS 2524

12/184 Chapel of St John

20.2.58

GV II

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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