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Bible Christian Chapel

A Grade II* Listed Building in St Cleer, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.4873 / 50°29'14"N

Longitude: -4.4778 / 4°28'40"W

OS Eastings: 224324

OS Northings: 68210

OS Grid: SX243682

Mapcode National: GBR NF.LMN6

Mapcode Global: FRA 17HR.Z7B

Entry Name: Bible Christian Chapel

Listing Date: 21 August 1964

Last Amended: 5 November 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1311103

English Heritage Legacy ID: 62187

Location: St. Cleer, Cornwall, PL14

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: St. Cleer

Built-Up Area: St Cleer

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Cleer

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 10/10/2012

SX 26 NW

Bible Christian Chapel

Bible Christian chapel.Dated 1846.Slate rubble,front rendered and lined out,partly slate hung,with rusticated granite dressings.Hipped slate roof with lead rolls to hips and ridge;deep eaves.Plan:single auditorium plan,with entrance to front and ritual east to rear;front entrance leads to lobby,with stair to right and left leading to the gallery at the front and sides,facing the rostrum to rear.Exterior:Tall single-storey,on chamfered granite plinth;central double doors with fanlight and round-arched rusticated granite surround,with datestone above with upper sans serif lettering:BC CHAPEL 1846.Tall round-arched window to right and left,forty-eight panes each with radial glazing bars,surrounds as the doorway.Right side has two round arched windows,set high in the wall,of twenty panes each with radial glazing bars,surrounds as on front.Left side slate-hung at upper level,with windows as on right side.Rear is slate-hung,with two larger forty-eight-pane windows with round arches,as on front,without granite surround.Interior:exceptionally well-preserved interior,with gallery and good quality original fittings rare for this date and for completeness,including box pews and leader's pews.The list was previously amended in respect of this entry on 7th July 1995.

Listing NGR: SX2432468210

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