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Schoolroom of Wesley Methodist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Launceston, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.6381 / 50°38'17"N

Longitude: -4.3611 / 4°21'39"W

OS Eastings: 233139

OS Northings: 84706

OS Grid: SX331847

Mapcode National: GBR NL.91MF

Mapcode Global: FRA 17RD.2TT

Entry Name: Schoolroom of Wesley Methodist Church

Listing Date: 13 September 1972

Last Amended: 7 June 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206201

English Heritage Legacy ID: 369963

Location: Launceston, Cornwall, PL15

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Launceston

Built-Up Area: Launceston

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Launceston

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


660-1/4/30 (West side)
13/09/72 Schoolroom of Wesley Methodist
(Formerly Listed as:
(West side)
Wesley Methodist Church School Room)


Schoolroom of nonconformist chapel. 1890 by Hine and Odgers of
Plymouth, contractors W. Broad; painting and glazing by Oke of
Launceston. Polychrome slatestone and other stone brought to
course; granite quoins, otherwise Polyphant stone dressings;
slate roof with coped front gable. Rectangular plan;
schoolroom over reading room. 2 storeys; symmetrical 1-window
(1st floor) range gable end facing street. Quatrefoil to gable
with finial and kneelers over 5-light transomed mullioned
window with original coloured glass to basket-arched lights
and king mullions flanking central lights over central
4-centred arch doorway with original diamond-panelled door and
blind overlight flanked by 2-light cross windows; stepped
hoodmould over. Rendered side walls with segmental-arched
openings with casements with glazing bars. INTERIOR: simple
plastered walls and ceilings; boarded dado and panelled doors;
stained glass memorial window by Fouracre to John Dingley.
(Spencer-Toy H: The Methodist Church at Launceston:
Launceston: 1964-).

Listing NGR: SX3313984706

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

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