History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Former Bible Christian (Boot) Chapel and Attached Forecourt Wall and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Whitstone, Cornwall

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »

Coordinates

Latitude: 50.754 / 50°45'14"N

Longitude: -4.4571 / 4°27'25"W

OS Eastings: 226774

OS Northings: 97807

OS Grid: SX267978

Mapcode National: GBR NG.1T2W

Mapcode Global: FRA 17K3.1D4

Entry Name: Former Bible Christian (Boot) Chapel and Attached Forecourt Wall and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 14 April 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386525

English Heritage Legacy ID: 473915

Location: Whitstone, Cornwall, EX22

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Whitstone

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: Whitstone

Church of England Diocese: Truro

Find accommodation in
Week Saint Mary

Listing Text

SX 29 NE WHITSTONE WHITSTONE


1/10000 Former Bible Christian (Boot)Chapel and attached forecourt wall and gate piers

II

Small Non-conformist (Bible Christian) chapel. 1835. Cob walls with state hanging to road frontage; rag state hipped roof plus outshut at rear. Rectangular plan with presumed gallery at the ritual west end plus slightly later outshut to rear (side). Single storey. 2-window road front. 12-pane 2-light casement windows within round arches with boarded tympana. left-hand return is the entrance front with central doorway with planked door and there is a gallery window with glazing bars to 1st-floor left. Doorway to outshut on left. INTERIOR not inspected but unlikely to retain any fittings since its use as an outbuilding. SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: slate stone rubble wall with square-on-plan gate-piers with rendered coping. One of the first Bible Christian chapels and of particular interest with its restrained simplicity and vernacular use of materials.


Listing NGR: SX2677497807

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.