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Helland Wesleyan Methodist Church and Attached Sunday School

A Grade II Listed Building in Helland, Cornwall

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Latitude: 50.5084 / 50°30'30"N

Longitude: -4.7187 / 4°43'7"W

OS Eastings: 207324

OS Northings: 71148

OS Grid: SX073711

Mapcode National: GBR N2.KCRT

Mapcode Global: FRA 170Q.7HV

Plus Code: 9C2QG75J+8G

Entry Name: Helland Wesleyan Methodist Church and Attached Sunday School

Listing Date: 15 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1327932

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67539

Location: Helland, Cornwall, PL30

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Helland

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Helland

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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1/51 Helland Wesleyan Methodist Church
- and attached Sunday School


Methodist church with attached Sunday school. Dated 1878. Coursed slatestone rubble
with granite dressings. Slate roof with crested ridge tiles and gable ends ; hipped
end roof to the Sunday school, with axial stack with brick shaft.
Plan: Single auditorium plan, with entrance through porch at the front gable end and
ritual east at the rear gable end. The Sunday school is attached to rear right,
forming an L-plan, with the axial stack heating the right end of the Sunday school ;
the end bay to right is a coach house. Vestigial Gothic style.
Exterior: Front gable end has gabled porch with buttresses and quatrefoil window to
front in granite surround ; terracotta finial. Double doors with strap hinges at the
right side. Gable end has 2 pointed arched lancets with stained glass margin
glazing, circular datestone above with recessed quartrefoil and inscription :
Wesleyan Methodist Church 1878. Right side has one similar window, left side has 2
paired similar windows and buttress to right and left. Rear has 2 similar windows,
recessed blind circle above. Sunday school has porch set in the angle to the church,
with buttress and double doors. 2 paired plate-glass sashes with shouldered heads.
The end bay is the coach house, set back to right, with double doors. Rear of the
Sunday school is rendered with paired sashes ; parallel single storey range attached
to left with stack to rear.
Interior: Not inspected.

Listing NGR: SX0732471148

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