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Methodist Church, Gwithian Chapel

Methodist Church, Gwithian Chapel, Churchtown, Gwithian, Hayle, Cornwall TR27 5BX View on map

Very rare example of a thatched Methodist chapel, built 1810 of limewashed cob and thatch. Porch with historic display. Simple interior with small gallery and organ. Seating for up to 80 people


  • Grant Recipient: Gwithian Chapel Ltd (reg. charity no 1115771)
  • Contact for access: Mr Martin Thomas
  • 0207 9686460

Opening Arrangements

All year: daily.


Gwithian is on B3301 (off A30). Chapel is signposted from village. Rail: Hayle (2 miles), Camborne (4 miles). Bus: First Service from Penzance, St Ives to Camborne and Redruth.

Parking Spaces


Disabled Access

  • Wheelchair access: Partial
  • Disabled Toilets: No
  • Assistance dogs: Yes