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Schoolroom to Townsend Methodist Church, Adjoining Outbuildings and Courtyard Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Crowan, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.1472 / 50°8'50"N

Longitude: -5.3723 / 5°22'20"W

OS Eastings: 159171

OS Northings: 32910

OS Grid: SW591329

Mapcode National: GBR FX39.9YP

Mapcode Global: VH12V.TKRH

Entry Name: Schoolroom to Townsend Methodist Church, Adjoining Outbuildings and Courtyard Walls

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1310534

English Heritage Legacy ID: 65881

Location: Crowan, Cornwall, TR27

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Crowan

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Crowan

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text


3/177 Schoolroom to Townshend Methodist
- Church, adjoining outbuildings and
courtyard walls

Non-conformist chapel, since circa 1871 the schoolroom of Townshend Methodist Church
qv., including the adjoining outbuildings and the front courtyard walls. Circa early
Cl9, extended circa mid C19. Painted rubble walls.
Plan : rectangular aisle-less plan with rectangular vestry adjoining the right hand
gable end and traphouse right of the vestry, both stepped back from the front.
Single storey. 3 window east front. Pointed arched window openings with original
hornless sashes with intersecting glazing bars. The doorway is to the left of the
middle window, Original 12 pane, hornless sashes at rear of chapel and a 16 pane
hornless sash at rear of vestry. Painted low rubble-coped rubble walls enclose a
rectangular courtyard in front of schoolroom and vestry. Round-headed granite
monolithic gate piers and iron gate to gateway aligned with schoolroom doorway.
Interior : very simple with boarded ceiling and plastered walls.

Listing NGR: SW5917132910

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