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Wesley Chapel and Attached Schoolroom

A Grade II Listed Building in Porthleven, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.0856 / 50°5'8"N

Longitude: -5.3152 / 5°18'54"W

OS Eastings: 162945

OS Northings: 25874

OS Grid: SW629258

Mapcode National: GBR FX8G.64Q

Mapcode Global: VH138.T3FQ

Entry Name: Wesley Chapel and Attached Schoolroom

Listing Date: 9 February 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1207601

English Heritage Legacy ID: 385361

Location: Porthleven, Cornwall, TR13

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Porthleven

Built-Up Area: Porthleven

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Porthleven

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


HELSTON

SW6225 CHAPEL TERRACE, Porthleven
631-1/6/250 (North East side)
Wesley Chapel and attached
schoolroom

GV II

Non-conformist chapel. 1840 datestone to central niche of
pediment. Thin courses of granite ashlar to front with dressed
granite plinth, 1st-floor sill string, voussoirs and pediment
frame, otherwise rubble with granite dressings and asbestos
slatehanging to rear wall of schoolroom; asbestos slate roofs,
hipped over schoolroom. L-shaped plan with rectangular chapel
end on at the front with aisleless plan. 2 storey elevations
to chapel, single-storey over basement to schoolroom. Chapel
is symmetrical 2-window front plus single-storey C20
extensions left of central doorway and on right. Round-arched
windows with Y tracery; elliptically-arched doorway with pair
of chamfered late C19 four-panel doors and Y-traceried
fanlight; 4-pane window right of doorway. Rear is 3-window
range with 3 central stepped lights, all round-arched lights
with Y-traceried windows. INTERIOR not inspected.


Listing NGR: SW6294525874

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