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Tabernacle (New Life Christian Centre), Forecourt Walls and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Penryn, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1683 / 50°10'5"N

Longitude: -5.1016 / 5°6'5"W

OS Eastings: 178602

OS Northings: 34412

OS Grid: SW786344

Mapcode National: GBR ZC.GF2X

Mapcode Global: FRA 086K.VQZ

Plus Code: 9C2P5V9X+89

Entry Name: Tabernacle (New Life Christian Centre), Forecourt Walls and Railings

Listing Date: 18 July 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206338

English Heritage Legacy ID: 365807

Location: Penryn, Cornwall, TR10

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Penryn

Built-Up Area: Penryn

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Gluvias

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Tagged with: Chapel

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580-1/6/128 (West side)
Tabernacle (New Life Christian
Centre), forecourt walls and


Congregational chapel, now hall. 1805 on site of former house.
Granite ashlar front; hipped grouted scantle slate roof.
Rectangular aisle-less plan. Classical style. 2-storey 3-bay
3-window front. Round arches over mid-floor sashes with
glazing bars and central 1st-floor fixed light (all with
margin panes) over elliptically-arched doorway with original
pair of 3-panel doors, with top 4 panels later glazed.
INTERIOR not inspected but likely to be of interest.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: low elvan-coped elvan ashlar forecourt
wall with wrought iron railings. Contributes to a good C18
(Roddis R J: Penryn, The History of an Ancient Cornish
Borough: Penryn: 1964-: 149, 150; Ball R: Congregationalism in
Cornwall: London: 1955-: 29).

Listing NGR: SW7860234412

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