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Yr Hen Gapel

This simple stone chapel, which opened in 1733, retains its Georgian character.

Llwynrhydowen, Ceredigion

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SA44 4QB

It is famed as the mother chapel of Welsh Unitarianism.

This area was known to resist waves of Methodist evangelism. In 1876, minister Gwilym Marles and his congregation were locked out of the chapel for inciting rebellion. 'The Lockout' lasted three years, fuelling national interest and sympathy towards the congregation and minster.

  • Wildlife haven

  • National heritage here

  • Glorious furnishings

  • Walkers & cyclists welcome

  • Space to secure your bike

  • Parking within 250m

  • On street parking at church

  • Level access to the main areas

  • Dog friendly

  • Accessible toilets nearby

  • Unitarian Church

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