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EDGCUMBE METHODIST CHURCH INCLUDING CHURCHYARD WALL AT THE FRONT AND THE SIDES

List Entry Summary

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

Name: EDGCUMBE METHODIST CHURCH INCLUDING CHURCHYARD WALL AT THE FRONT AND THE SIDES

List entry Number: 1142039

Location

EDGCUMBE METHODIST CHURCH INCLUDING CHURCHYARD WALL AT THE FRONT AND THE SIDES

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Wendron

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Jun-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 66305

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SW 73 SW WENDRON

5/432 Edgcumbe Methodist Church, - including churchyard wall at the front and the sides

II

Wesleyan chapel. Datestone 1885. Dressed rock-faced granite brought to course, with granite dressings. Dry Delabole slate hipped roof with pedimented gable in the middle of the front gable end at rear. Cast-iron gutters. Plan: Rectangular aisle-less plan with basement schoolroom under and entrance into 2-storey porch at right-hand side of chapel with its doorway approached by a wide ramp from the front courtyard. Italianate style. Exterior: 2 storeys (principal floor over basement schoolroom). Symmetrical 1:1 bay road front with pedimented central bay broken forward. Plinth, moulded mid floor string, ashlar band and moulded cornices to the pediments. Central bay has 3-light Venetian window with coloured glass with marginal panes. (Similar single light to basement window under). Otherwise windows are C20 in original segmentally-headed openings with moulded voussoirs and projecting keystones, moulded eaves cornices. Similar window openings in the side walls, some still with original windows. Porch has wide central arched doorway with original panelled doors and open pedimented gable above. Interior: Not inspected but may have its original fittings. Front courtyard walls are rockfaced granite with dressed granite copings and piers. Central part of wall is lower and surmounted by original cot-iron railings. There is a central gateway with square-on-plan piers and ornate cast-iron gates. Gate-piers and terminal piers have elaborate pyramidal caps. Side walls are rubble with dressed granite copings. The ramp has its original wrought-iron railings.

Listing NGR: SW7207533190

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National Grid Reference: SW 72075 33190

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