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Nancledra Methodist Church and Front Courtyard Walls, Gate Piers, Gates and Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Towednack, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.1716 / 50°10'17"N

Longitude: -5.508 / 5°30'28"W

OS Eastings: 149604

OS Northings: 36063

OS Grid: SW496360

Mapcode National: GBR DXS7.7TC

Mapcode Global: VH12L.HY0B

Entry Name: Nancledra Methodist Church and Front Courtyard Walls, Gate Piers, Gates and Railings

Listing Date: 7 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327269

English Heritage Legacy ID: 70559

Location: Towednack, Cornwall, TR20

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Towednack

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Towednack

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

TOWEDNACK NANCLEDRA
SW 43 NE
4/220 Nancledra Methodist Church and
- front courtyard walls, gate piers,
gates and railings
GV II
Wesleyan chapel and front courtyard walls, gate piers, gates and railings. Date
plaque 1844, porch added in 1904. Some granite ashlar granite rubble and granite
dressings. Hipped grouted scantle slate roof.
Plan: rectangular aisle-less plan with gallery and entrance at west end.
Exterior: single storey plus gallery. Symmetrical 2 window west entrance front with
windows at first floor level. Central doorway with elliptically-head arch over.
Original pair of 6-panel doors and 2-pane fanlight. Roman Doric porch in front of
doorway. Round headed window openings, including 2 at either side wall. All with
C20 windows.
Interior: not inspected but has most of the original fittings.
Low courtyard walls parallel to the front are rubble with dressed granite copings and
surmounted by origianl hooped iron railings. Granite monolithic gate piers with
pyramidal caps and pair of C19 iron gates.
Sources : An Inventory of Non-Conformist Chapels by Christopher Stell (RCHM).


Listing NGR: SW4960436069

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