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Latitude: 53.9605 / 53°57'37"N
Longitude: -1.0765 / 1°4'35"W
OS Eastings: 460693
OS Northings: 451991
OS Grid: SE606519
Mapcode National: GBR NQXN.R1
Mapcode Global: WHFC3.FQM6
Plus Code: 9C5WXW6F+5C
Entry Name: 60 and 62, Aldwark
Listing Date: 14 March 1997
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1259570
English Heritage Legacy ID: 462773
ID on this website: 101259570
Location: York, North Yorkshire, YO1
Electoral Ward/Division: Guildhall
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: York
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: York All Saints, Pavement
Church of England Diocese: York
Tagged with: Building
1112-1/17/15 (South West side)
Nos.60 AND 62
Methodist chapel, now dentist's surgery. 1759, altered and
extended c1805 and later. Orange-grey brick in random bond on
brick plinth; hipped roof of pantiles with corner scrolls and
EXTERIOR: 2-storey 3-bay front with 1-storey extension bay to
right. C20 glazed door in shallow brick arch of 2 orders in
extension, approached by steps with cast-iron handrail.
Windows to main front are of 16 panes with stone sills and
segmental brick arches. Left return: 2 storeys, 5 bays, with
irregular fenestration. Blocked round-arched openings
represent original fenestration. Present windows similar to
those on Aldwark front.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: building is notable as the first, and until
1805 the only, Wesleyan Methodist Chapel in York. The opening
service on 15 July 1759 was conducted by John Wesley. Its use
as a chapel was discontinued in 1805.
(Borthwick Papers: Royle E: Nonconformity in C19 York:
University of York: 1985-: 1; City of York: The Central Area:
HMSO: 1981-: 52).
Listing NGR: SE6069351991
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