Swannington Main Street Wesleyan Methodist Chapel was probably built of brick between 1901 and 1911. It seated for 212 persons in pews. In 1940 the accommodation consisted of a chapel (36 feet by 24 feet). a school hall (24 feet by 21 feet), and two other rooms.
John Rylands Library University of Manchester, MAC Lawson Returns of Accommodation provided by Wesleyan Methodist Chapels and other Preaching Places, Ashby de la Zouch Circuit 1873/511, 1891/618, 1901/637, 1911/602, 1931/599
John Rylands Library University of Manchester, DDPD1 Methodist Church Buildings: Statistical returns including seating accommodation as at July 1st 1940/477 (Ashby de la Zouch, St Johns Circuit)