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REDRUTH METHODIST CHURCH

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: REDRUTH METHODIST CHURCH

List entry Number: 1142541

Location

REDRUTH METHODIST CHURCH, WESLEY STREET

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

County:

District: Cornwall

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Redruth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 12-Sep-1989

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 66881

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

REDRUTH WESLEY STREET SW 74 SW (south side) 11/316 Redruth Methodist Church GV II Methodist church. Dated 1826 in gable. Granite ashlar facade; otherwise, slobbered granite rubble; slate roof. Rectangular plan, 6 x 8 bays, gable to road. Two storeys and 6 bays, symmetrical, in simple classical style; the pedimented facade has a 1st floor band (carried round the whole), and a 4-bay ground floor colonnade between projected porches to the 1st and 6th bays; the porches, which are of channelled masonry, rectangular in plan and flat-roofed, each have a large round-headed doorway with rusticated voussoirs and large keystone; the colonnade, of slender Tuscan columns with a plain frieze, protects round-headed doorways in the 2nd and 5th bays, and round-headed windows in the 3rd and 4th bays; all these doorways have panelled double doors with quadrantal overlights; between the windows is an added war memorial. The 1st floor has 6 round- headed windows, and the pedimented gable contains panels with raised lettering:- "WESLEY" "1826" "CHAPEL" and added lettering below this:- "REDRUTH METHODIST CHURCH" " The return walls have 8 round-headed windows on each floor. Interior: a continuous gallery carried on fluted iron columns with foliated capitals, the gallery front having rounded open panels containing cast bronze open-work; flat ceiling with pierced roundels; very ornate late C19 pulpit, and on the wall behind this, 3 round-headed wooden Commandment Tables; large and ornamental organ case mounted on gallery above pulpit.

Listing NGR: SW7012542078

This List entry has been amended to add sources for War Memorials Online and the War Memorials Register. These sources were not used in the compilation of this List entry but are added here as a guide for further reading, 26 October 2017.

Selected Sources

Websites
War Memorials Online, accessed 26 October 2017 from https://www.warmemorialsonline.org.uk/memorial/142831
War Memorials Register, accessed 26 October 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/9330

National Grid Reference: SW 70125 42078

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