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Wesleyan Methodist Chapel and School

A Grade II Listed Building in Up Holland, Lancashire

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Latitude: 53.5407 / 53°32'26"N

Longitude: -2.7196 / 2°43'10"W

OS Eastings: 352411

OS Northings: 405137

OS Grid: SD524051

Mapcode National: GBR 9WGH.0G

Mapcode Global: WH86S.687G

Plus Code: 9C5VG7RJ+75

Entry Name: Wesleyan Methodist Chapel and School

Listing Date: 25 June 1973

Last Amended: 11 August 1993

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282592

English Heritage Legacy ID: 389065

Location: Up Holland, West Lancashire, Lancashire, WN8

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Up Holland

Built-Up Area: Wigan

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Up Holland St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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783-1/7/74 (South side)
25/06/73 No.21A
Wesleyan Methodist Chapel and School
(Formerly Listed as:
SCHOOL LANE, Upholland Village
Wesleyan Methodist Church)


Wesleyan Methodist chapel and school, now apparently partly
store and partly unoccupied. Dated 1849 at 1st floor; altered.
Painted coursed sandstone rubble and some brick, felted stone
slate roof. Rectangular plan parallel to street. 2 storeys and
3 windows; doorway at left end with board door, blocked
overlight and the top half of a lintel which was probably
formerly similar to those of the windows (see below); three
12-pane sashed windows on each floor, those at ground floor at
a relatively high level and with raised sills and wedge
lintels in flat-arched form with rusticated pseudo-voussoirs
and raised keystones (and now boarded internally); 3 similar
windows at 1st floor, with raised sills. Rectangular stone
plaque at 1st floor inscribed "WESLEYAN METHODIST CHAPEL &
SCHOOL 1849". Stone gable copings. Rear: ground floor covered
by C20 additions; 1st-floor windows blocked with stone. Forms
group with Nos 29 & 31 to right (qv).

Listing NGR: SD5241105137

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