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Latitude: 50.113 / 50°6'46"N
Longitude: -5.6773 / 5°40'38"W
OS Eastings: 137200
OS Northings: 30130
OS Grid: SW372301
Mapcode National: GBR DXCD.28V
Mapcode Global: VH05F.KF07
Entry Name: Crippleshill Methodist Church and Schoolroom
Listing Date: 14 April 1999
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1386530
English Heritage Legacy ID: 473921
Location: St. Just, Cornwall, TR19
Civil Parish: St. Just
Traditional County: Cornwall
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall
Church of England Parish: St Just-in-Penwith
Church of England Diocese: Truro
SW 33 SE
Crippleshill Methodist Church and Schoolroom
Nonconformist (Bible Christian) chapel and later schoolroom. 1861 datestone, schoolroom 1931. Painted rubble walls to chapel render and rusticated quoins to schoolroom; asbestos slate roof with coped front gable to chapel and original scantle slate roof with crested and pierced clay ridge tiles to schoolroom. Small rectangular aisle-less plan to chapel plus small schoolroom added at right angles to right-hand side. Single storey; symmetrical 2-window front end. Original 12-pane hornless sashes to end elevations; central doorway with squat overlight and panelled door and name with date panel to centre of gable.
INTERIOR: has its original complete set of box pews plus loose benches in front; possibly original rostrum with arcaded balustrade over 3-bay arcade; communion rail with turned balustrade and quadrant plan ends. This one of only 6 examples of simple wayside chapels in Cornwall known to retain all of their original box pews.
Listing NGR: SW3720030130
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