Methodist Chapel And Adjoining School

Date:
24 Aug 2002
Location:
Methodist Chapel And Adjoining School, Fishers Lane, Charlbury, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX7 3RX
Reference:
IOE01/07583/22
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

CHARLBURY SP3519 FISHER'S LANE 5/54 (North side) Methodist Chapel and adjoining school GV II

Methodist Chapel and school. 1823 on gable of chapel; 1844 on school.

Coursed squared rubble with ashlar dressings; slate roof. Chapel has central double doors in round arch flanked by round headed sash windows with glazing bars, intersecting at heads. 3 similar first-floor windows light the gallery at south end, all with plain stone architraves and keyblocks. Gable parapet has stone coping and ball finial. Gable-fronted school room has two 3-light stone mullioned and transomed on ground and first floor. Diocletian window in gable with mock round-headed windows with intersecting glazing bars to rear. Wesleyan Sunday School.

Inside, the lobby screen under the chapel gallery has raised and fielded panels. The gallery with original tiered pews is supported on 2 wooden columns and has stairs with square-section balusters. Match-boarded dado.

Original ceiling ventilors. Door from gallery leads onto first-floor school room with match-boarded roof and tie-beam trusses with wooden struts and iron ties.

Listing NGR: SP3591419388

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/0761 IOE Records taken by Priscilla Frost; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mrs Priscilla Frost. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Frost, Priscilla

Rights Holder: Frost, Priscilla

Keywords

Ashlar, Rubble, Slate, Georgian Methodist Chapel, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Nonconformist Chapel, Chapel, Place Of Worship, School, Education