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Trewennack Methodist Church Including Schoolroom and Associated Courtyard Walls, Gate Piers and Gates

A Grade II Listed Building in Wendron, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.114 / 50°6'50"N

Longitude: -5.2454 / 5°14'43"W

OS Eastings: 168076

OS Northings: 28816

OS Grid: SW680288

Mapcode National: GBR Z2.9Z3H

Mapcode Global: VH134.1DBF

Plus Code: 9C2P4Q73+JV

Entry Name: Trewennack Methodist Church Including Schoolroom and Associated Courtyard Walls, Gate Piers and Gates

Listing Date: 17 June 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1162594

English Heritage Legacy ID: 66392

Location: Wendron, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Wendron

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Wendron

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


7/403 Trewennack Methodist Church
- including schoolroom and associated
courtyard walls, gate-piers and


Methodist chapel, including adjoining schoolroom and associated walls gate-piers and
gates. Granite rubble with dressings. Asbestos slate hipped roof over chapel with
slightly projecting eaves and cast-iron ogee-section gutters; dry Delabole slate roof
with gable ends to schoolroom.
Plan: Chapel is a rectangular aisle-less plan with canted organ over vestry
projecting at the left-hand approximately (north) end. Porch to middle of west
entrance front. Schoolroom adjoins front right hand corner and has entrance from
chapel forecourt into left-hand end.
Exterior: Chapel has symmetrical 3 window west road front. Originally there were 3
tall round-headed sashes but the lower part of wider central window is partly blocked
since later C19 porch was added. Original hornless sashes with fanlight heads (front
and rear) except that upper sash of left-hand window is horned copy. Central window
has marginal panes. Porch has central 2-light traceried window with coloured
marginal panes to the round-headed arched lights. Pair of original doors in right-
hand wall. Rear is unaltered. Right-hand end has C20 windows in original round-
headed openings. There is an original 16-pane hornless sash at ground floor on the
Interior: Walls parallel to the entrance front have round-headed granite monolithic
piers. C19 ogee-headed wrought iron gates with overthrow and lantern. Walls to
south end of south courtyard have similar piers and there is a granite stile on the

Listing NGR: SW6807628816

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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