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Former Wesleyan Methodist Chapel with Retaining Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Bilton-in-Ainsty with Bickerton, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 53.9494 / 53°56'57"N

Longitude: -1.3135 / 1°18'48"W

OS Eastings: 445152

OS Northings: 450581

OS Grid: SE451505

Mapcode National: GBR MQ8S.F0

Mapcode Global: WHD9V.SZQQ

Entry Name: Former Wesleyan Methodist Chapel with Retaining Wall

Listing Date: 22 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1315390

English Heritage Legacy ID: 331707

Location: Bilton-in-Ainsty with Bickerton, Harrogate, North Yorkshire, LS22

County: North Yorkshire

District: Harrogate

Civil Parish: Bilton-in-Ainsty with Bickerton

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Rural Ainsty

Church of England Diocese: York

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Listing Text

(south side)

4/6 Former Wesleyan Methodist
Chapel with retaining
22.10.86 wall

- II

Former Wesleyan Methodist Chapel and retaining wall. 1826. Coursed squared
limestone, slate roof. 1 x 2 bays, single storey. Gabled street elevation
has central 6-panelled door below flat stone arch. Above the entrance: a
C20 small-pane window in original opening with splayed voussoirs to flat
arch and projecting sill. Below the sill a raised plaque is inscribed:
"Wesleyan / Methodist Chapel / 1826". Shaped kneelers; gable copings.
Blind south gable wall. Both side elevations have two 16-pane sashes with
flat arches and sills as front. Front retaining wall: coursed limestone,
triangular coping; approximately 1.2 metres high, ramped down to gateway.
A memorial to Rev F Wilson, a missionary to Tonga, was removed to the west
wall of St Helen's Church (qv) when the chapel closed.

Listing NGR: SE4515250581

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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