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Capel Ebenezer

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangybi, Ceredigion

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1599 / 52°9'35"N

Longitude: -4.033 / 4°1'58"W

OS Eastings: 261033

OS Northings: 253242

OS Grid: SN610532

Mapcode National: GBR DT.6494

Mapcode Global: VH4GK.1ZS2

Entry Name: Capel Ebenezer

Listing Date: 24 February 1997

Last Amended: 24 February 1997

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 18263

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: Situated at E end of Llangybi village on S side of A 485.

County: Ceredigion

Town: Lampeter

Community: Llangybi

Community: Llangybi

Traditional County: Cardiganshire

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History

Independent chapel of 1834, with gallery of c1860, repaired in 1890. Congregation grew from one formed in the late C17, first chapel here was of 1772.

Exterior

Unpainted render with slate roof and flat boarded eaves. Lateral facade of two arched windows with small-paned glazing and Gothick intersecting bars in head. Plaque between windows and plain outer doors, double 2-panel. 12-pane gallery light to each end wall.

Interior

C20 cladding to three-sided ceiling. Attractive three-sided gallery of c1860 with grained front panelled in vertical panels over a cornice with wide-spaced paired brackets. Three iron columns made by T. Bright of Carmarthen. 1890 pews, plain pulpit with canted front, plaster arch behind.

Reasons for Listing

Listed as an early C19 chapel retaining its character including the attractive mid C19 gallery.

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