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Smithy Chapel to South East of Blades

A Grade II Listed Building in Garsdale, Cumbria

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Latitude: 54.3005 / 54°18'1"N

Longitude: -2.3988 / 2°23'55"W

OS Eastings: 374141

OS Northings: 489500

OS Grid: SD741895

Mapcode National: GBR CLPQ.G5

Mapcode Global: WH94D.35YJ

Plus Code: 9C6V8J22+5F

Entry Name: Smithy Chapel to South East of Blades

Listing Date: 14 June 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384050

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484482

Location: Garsdale, South Lakeland, Cumbria, LA10

County: Cumbria

District: South Lakeland

Civil Parish: Garsdale

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Sedbergh, Cautley and Garsdale

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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162-1/11/257 (North side)
14/06/84 Smithy Chapel to south-east of


Also known as: Garsdale Methodist Chapel HAWES ROAD.
Methodist chapel. Dated 1830 on south gable but perhaps
earlier as this gable is an extension; slightly altered.
Coursed rubble with quoins, the west side rendered; stone
slate roof. Simple rectangular plan on north-south axis, gable
to road, with a short extension at this end. This extension is
2 low storeys but its gabled facade has only a tall
round-headed doorway in the centre, with rubble voussoirs and
C20 double doors, a square plaque above the doorway inscribed
"GARSDALE / METHODIST / CHAPEL / 1830" (probably re-cut), a
small square window at ground floor to the left, and a 2-flue
gable chimney. On the east side the main range has a large
25-pane window (the top 2 tiers apparently a tilting casement
opening), and a quoined vertical junction to the left; to the
left of which the extension has a 4-pane sash at ground floor
and 12-pane fixed window above. On the west side the main
range has a 16-pane sash, the extension has a 12-pane sash on
each floor. INTERIOR: simple benches, dais at north end with

Listing NGR: SD7414189500

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