Record Details

NHER Number:46704
Type of record:Building
Name:Former Methodist Church, Chapel Street, Rockland St Peter

Summary

A two storey brick Methodist chapel of 1859 with a slate roof. It has a plain 20th century doorway under an arch with a datestone above, and the building is surrounded on the other three sides by wrought iron railings. Inside is a first floor gallery.

Images - none

Location

Grid Reference:TL 9902 9749
Map Sheet:TL99NE
Parish:ROCKLANDS, BRECKLAND, NORFOLK

Full description

July 1958. Listed, Grade II.
Listing Description:
Methodist chapel, 1859. Brick with slate roof. Two storeys in three bays. Corner and two central pilasters to eaves. Plain 20th century door with two square overlights under gauged skewback arch. Datestone above. One sash window left and right and three to first floor all with gauged skewback arches. Similar left and right returns in two bays. Hipped roof. Wrought iron railings to three sides: unadorned stiles with middle rail and square section verticals capped by fleur-de-lys finials which alternate between top and middle rail. Overthrow arch with scrolls at entrance. First floor gallery in interior.
Information from (S1).
P. Aldridge (NLA), 24 January 2007.

Since closure the chapel has been converted into a private dwelling. In 2011 a planning application was submitted for alterations to the building.
See (S2).
S. Howard (HES), 18 October 2011.

See also (S3).
M. Langham-Lopez (HES), 1 November 2012.

Monument Types

  • DATE STONE (19th Century to 21st Century - 1859 AD to 2100 AD)
  • NONCONFORMIST CHAPEL (19th Century to 21st Century - 1859 AD to 2100 AD)
  • PRIMITIVE METHODIST CHAPEL (19th Century to 21st Century - 1859 AD to 2100 AD)
  • RAILINGS (19th Century to 21st Century - 1859 AD to 2100 AD)

Associated Finds - none

Protected Status

  • Listed Building

Sources and further reading

---Secondary File: Secondary File.
<S1>Designation: English Heritage. National Heritage List for England. List Entry 1342424.
<S2>Unpublished Document: 2011. Planning Application.
<S3>Monograph: Stell, C.. 2002. Nonconformist Chapels and Meeting-houses in Eastern England. p 264.

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