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Yr Hen Capel

A Grade II Listed Building in Nevern, Pembrokeshire

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Latitude: 52.0175 / 52°1'2"N

Longitude: -4.7693 / 4°46'9"W

OS Eastings: 210071

OS Northings: 239068

OS Grid: SN100390

Mapcode National: GBR CV.H1P5

Mapcode Global: VH2N0.9K18

Plus Code: 9C4Q268J+X7

Entry Name: Yr Hen Capel

Listing Date: 27 October 1992

Last Amended: 27 October 1992

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 12762

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Situated on roadside at end of terraced row.

County: Pembrokeshire

Community: Nevern (Nanhyfer)

Community: Nevern

Traditional County: Pembrokeshire

Tagged with: Chapel

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1810 former Independent Chapel, used as Sunday school after new chapel was built 1857 and latterly as vestry. Rubble stone, formerly whitewashed, with imitation slate roof and W end brick stack.


Three centre windows, the centre one set higher, all 12-pane sashes with cut stone painted voussoirs and keystones. Old photograph shows 24-pane centre window. Two outer doors with similar heads, that to left blocked that to right with ledged door.

Reasons for Listing

A rare surviving small early C19 chapel.

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