The Community Church, Southbank Road, Southport - Sefton

Constructed as a Weslyan Methodist Church in 1888, but now known as The Community Church. Red brick with sandstone dressings and slate roof. Failing wall head gutters are allowing water penetration of the wall core. Embedded structural timbers are under threat and linings are deteriorating.

The Community Church, Southbank Road, Southport - Sefton
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: WESLEY SOUTHBANK ROAD METHODIST CHURCH
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1379798
  • Local Planning Authority: Sefton
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

  • Building Name: The Community Church
  • County: Merseyside
  • District / Borough: Sefton
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Southport
  • Region: North 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

Contact Details

Tim Wilkins 0161 242 1419

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England