Record Details

NHER Number:44388
Type of record:Building
Name:Wesleyan Chapel

Summary

An early 19th century red brick chapel with a pedimented brick front and a central round-headed doorway. The chapel has a datestone bearing the date 1830.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TM 19776 92973
Map Sheet:TM19SE
Parish:LONG STRATTON, SOUTH NORFOLK, NORFOLK

Full description

Dated 1830. Datestone in gable 'Wesleyan Chapel MDCCCXXX'. Red brick, with brick pilastered front with pedimental gable with ball finials, two large round-headed sashes with glazing bars and central round-headed doorway with panelled double doors with small circular window above. The parapet over the pediment has been raised slightly. Slate roof. Datestone on rear wall '1845'.
Information from (S1).
A. Cattermole (NLA), 13 April 2006.

(S2) in file gives full history including earlier chapels on other sites (but not exactly known) and alterations to this building as well as drawings and plans of the building.
E. Rose (NLA), 28 November 2006.

See also (S3).
M. Langham-Lopez (HES), 22 October 2012

Monument Types

  • NONCONFORMIST CHAPEL (Post Medieval to Modern - 1830 AD to 2050 AD)
  • WESLEYAN METHODIST CHAPEL (Post Medieval to Modern - 1830 AD to 2050 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary file.
<S1>Scheduling record: English Heritage. List of Buildings of Historical and Architectural Interest.
<S2>Unpublished document: Cooke, R.W.. 1981. History of Methodism in Long Stratton..
<S3>Monograph: Stell, C.. 2002. Nonconformist Chapels and Meeting-houses in Eastern England. pp.252.

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