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Bancfelin Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangrannog, Ceredigion

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Latitude: 52.1587 / 52°9'31"N

Longitude: -4.4636 / 4°27'49"W

OS Eastings: 231573

OS Northings: 254018

OS Grid: SN315540

Mapcode National: GBR D7.65H2

Mapcode Global: VH3K1.L03H

Plus Code: 9C4Q5G5P+FG

Entry Name: Bancfelin Chapel

Listing Date: 2 February 1996

Last Amended: 2 February 1996

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 16692

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Situated in the centre of Llangranog to the S of the B4321 and near the junction of that road and the B4334.

County: Ceredigion

Community: Llangrannog

Community: Llangrannog

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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Calvinistic Methodist Chapel, built 1863 for £410 with alterations of 1872. Disused 1995.


Squared sandstone with slate roof and paired bracket eaves. Cut sandstone voussoirs to arched heads. Lateral facade of two long centre windows, two outer gallery windows over ledged doors with fanlights. Blank centre recess for plaque between main windows. All windows are small-paned with radiating bar-heads. Rendered end and rear walls. One small central gallery window and one small central ground floor window at each end. The rear has six similar, three at gallery level and three at ground floor level.


Interior has five-sided gallery with pierced cast-iron panels

Reasons for Listing

A well-proportioned late example of the lateral fronted chapel, in a prominent position.

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