Baptist Church, St Mary Street, Bridgwater - Sedgemoor

Baptist church, built in 1837 by Edwin Down. Rectangular plan with schoolrooms to the rear. Classical frontage with Bath stone pediment and cornice, flight of steps up to central Egyptian style doors. High level stonework is in poor condition. Rainwater goods are also poor. Rear of the building has vegetation growth and the brickwork needs repointing.

Baptist Church, St Mary Street, Bridgwater - Sedgemoor
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    BAPTIST CHURCH
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II*
    List Entry Number:
    1298798
    Local Planning Authority:
    Sedgemoor
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Baptist Church
    Street Name:
    St Mary Street
    County:
    Somerset
    District / Borough:
    Sedgemoor
    Parish:
    Bridgwater
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Bridgwater and West Somerset
    Region:
    South West

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Place of worship
    Condition:
    Poor
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Religious organisation
    Designation:
    Listed Place of Worship grade II*, CA