FORMER METHODIST CHAPEL TO EAST OF MARTYRS' COTTAGES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1119849
Date first listed:
04-Jul-1989
Statutory Address:
FORMER METHODIST CHAPEL TO EAST OF MARTYRS' COTTAGES, DORCHESTER ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
FORMER METHODIST CHAPEL TO EAST OF MARTYRS' COTTAGES, DORCHESTER ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Dorset
District:
West Dorset (District Authority)
Parish:
Tolpuddle
National Grid Reference:
SY 79517 94410

Details

The following building shall be added to the list

TOLPUDDLE DORCHESTER ROAD SY 7994 (north side)

15/200 Former Methodist Chapel, to east of Martyrs' Cottages

GV II*

Former Methodist Chapel, now store. 1818 (Local Methodist Society Records); altered. Cob on plinth of brick with some flint; brick dressings; double Roman tile roof. One storey with inserted loft; gable-end to road, 1 x 2 bays. Road- side gable: former central doorway bricked-up and with later window; inserted doorway above with board door; apex of gable weatherboarded; projecting ends of purlins. Rear: bricked-up short pointed-arched window; gable apex weather- boarded. Left return: at left end, bricked-up doorway with segmental header- brick arch. Right return: inserted central stable door; on left a bricked-up segmental header-brick-arched window. Interior: inserted brick and cobble cow- house floor and loft; king-post roof trusses with through purlins supported at trusses by long braces rising from walls and having short ties to feet of principal rafters; roof underdrawn with lath and plaster (mostly collapsed). In state of disrepair at time of inspection. Five of the six Tolpuddle Martyrs were Methodists and it is presumed that they worshipped in this building.

Listing NGR: SY7951794410

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
106409
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 05 Feb 2002
Reference: IOE01/07449/13
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Duncan Miller. Source Historic England Archive
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