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Quaker Meeting House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Yealand Conyers, Lancashire

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Latitude: 54.1632 / 54°9'47"N

Longitude: -2.7614 / 2°45'40"W

OS Eastings: 350384

OS Northings: 474425

OS Grid: SD503744

Mapcode National: GBR 9N49.ZC

Mapcode Global: WH83N.KM88

Plus Code: 9C6V567Q+7F

Entry Name: Quaker Meeting House

Listing Date: 2 May 1968

Last Amended: 7 November 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308669

English Heritage Legacy ID: 182052

Location: Yealand Conyers, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA5

County: Lancashire

Civil Parish: Yealand Conyers

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Yealand Conyers St John The Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Quaker Meeting House
(Formerly listed as Friends Meeting House)


Quaker Meeting House, 1692 with mid C18th alterations. Roughcast rubble with slate roof. One storey with gallery. To the left of the porch are 2 sashed windows with glazing bars and plain stone surrounds with narrow cyma mouldings. To the right of the porch is a fixed window with one rebated and chamfered jamb. Above, lighting the gallery, is a rebated and chamfered surround for a former 2-light window. The porch has a gable coping with kneelers and an outer chamfered doorway with segmental head dated '1692'. The two inner doorways have chamfered surrounds and doors with raised and fielded panels. The right-hand gable, now partly covered by a modern extension, has a projecting stack with moulded weathering. The rear (north) wall has 2 windows and a doorway, all with plain reveals. Interior has raised and fielded panelling and eastern gallery with a panelled front. An early and complete example of a meeting house in the north of England.

Listing NGR: SD5038474425

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