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Greenlaws (Former Primitive Methodist Chapel)

A Grade II Listed Building in Stanhope, County Durham

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.7701 / 54°46'12"N

Longitude: -2.2467 / 2°14'48"W

OS Eastings: 384223

OS Northings: 541717

OS Grid: NY842417

Mapcode National: GBR DFR8.DT

Mapcode Global: WHB38.GCCH

Entry Name: Greenlaws (Former Primitive Methodist Chapel)

Listing Date: 5 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1278815

English Heritage Legacy ID: 404852

Location: Stanhope, County Durham, DL13

County: County Durham

Civil Parish: Stanhope

Traditional County: Durham

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): County Durham

Church of England Parish: Heatherycleugh

Church of England Diocese: Durham

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Listing Text

STANHOPE A689 (North side)
NY 84 SW
Lanehead
8/115 Greenlaws
(Former Primitive
Methodist Chapel)
II


Primitive Methodist chapel and extension, now house. Dated 1858 (rebuilding of
1824 chapel) on panel over porch; extension late C19 as memorial to Jonathon
and Oliver Humble, given by their family. Painted incised stucco chapel:
extension coursed squared stone with painted ashlar dressings. Welsh slate
roof with stone spirelet. One-storey, 3-bay chapel and one-storey, one-bay
right extension. Central gabled porch contains renewed door and fanlight in
keyed round arch on pilasters, gable coping with roll finial. Recessed date
panel above. Flanking round-headed windows, with renewed glazing bars, have
projecting stone sills. Lower extension, set back slightly, has side steps to
half-glazed door with thin stone lintel; similar lintel and projecting stone
sill to fixed light at right. Stone gutter brackets. Chapel has left end
spirelet on corbelled small square corniced turret; blind trefoil on each face;
broach spire has cushion-moulded top with spiral-and-leaf wrought iron finial.


Listing NGR: NY8422341717

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