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Penuel Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Llangors, Powys

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.94 / 51°56'23"N

Longitude: -3.2603 / 3°15'37"W

OS Eastings: 313460

OS Northings: 227582

OS Grid: SO134275

Mapcode National: GBR YV.MXM2

Mapcode Global: VH6C1.FHSN

Entry Name: Penuel Chapel

Listing Date: 21 August 1998

Last Amended: 21 August 1998

Grade: II

Source: Cadw

Source ID: 20304

Building Class: Religious, Ritual and Funerary

Location: In the centre of Llangors village opposite the church.

County: Powys

Community: Llangors (Llan-gors)

Community: Llangors

Built-Up Area: Llangors

Traditional County: Brecknockshire

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History

Built 1869 for the Baptist cause. No longer in use.

Exterior

A rectangular chapel of domestic scale and proportions. Of stone rubble, painted to sides, rendered to front with prominent rockfaced painted dressings; Welsh slate roof with large ridge ventilator and overhanging eaves with decorative bargeboards. Main frontage has tall two storey round arched sash windows with multipane glazing and raised quoins and voussoirs; between them a datestone and at ground floor a central round arched doorway with semi-circular overlight and panelled double doors. Similar smaller windows to sides and rear. Stands in a small enclosure with rubble walls, brick piers, iron railings and gates.

Interior

No accessible (August 1997).

Reasons for Listing

Included as an unaltered mid C19 domestic style chapel in a prominent village position.

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