Leavenheath Primitive Methodist chapel

Photo:Leavenheath Primitive Methodist chapel

Leavenheath Primitive Methodist chapel

Keith Guyler 1986

By Christopher Hill

Leavenheath is south east of Sudbury.  Leavenheath Primitive Methodist chapel is at Honey Tye to the east of the village.  It opened in 1861 and served until closure in 1982.  

As well as these dates, Keith Guyler's notes also say "closed 1933 became Sudbury". That doesn't make much sense to me; does it to you?

On Google Street View in 2009 it is in need of love and attention with boarded up windows; by 2010 replacement windows have been fitted and you can see improvements in the subsequent pictures.  It is a pretty standard design for Primitive Methodism in the area, but does boast decorative brickwork in a contrasting colour. 

Location: 955358 

This page was added by Christopher Hill on 11/08/2015.

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