Slades Room (Auction Rooms) / Accolade Furnishing

Date:
2 Sep 1999
Location:
Slades Room (Auction Rooms), Fore Street, Chard Town, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20 1QA
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Accolade Furnishing, Fore Street, Chard Town, South Somerset, Somerset, TA20 1QA
Reference:
IOE01/00035/02
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

CHARD

ST3308 FORE STREET 756-1/4/66 (South side) 29/07/76 Accolade Furnishing (Formerly Listed as: FORE STREET (South side) Slades Room (Auction Rooms))

GV II

Wesleyan chapel, now shop. c1814, passed to Wesleyan Reformers c1850, re-purchased by Wesleyans 1880 and superceded c1894. Stucco with stone hoodmoulds to pointed arches and coping to front-facing gable; slate roof. Gothic-Revival style. Facade is set-back from street with c1960 shopfront filling the space. First floor has tall central window of 4 x 6 panes flanked by 2 broader and lower windows of 5 x 3 panes; all have interlocking glazing bars infilling the Gothic arches. INTERIOR: original gallery around 3 sides, supported by chamfered square wooden columns. The staircase, with turned newel, has been repositioned. (Stell C: Non-Conformist Chapels and Meeting Houses in SW England: London: 1991-: P.171).

Listing NGR: ST3234608590

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE\Bland_Richard IOE Records for Bland, Richard; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

Copyright IoE Mr Richard Bland. Source Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Bland, Richard

Rights Holder: Bland, Richard

Keywords

Slate, Stucco, Georgian Wesleyan Methodist Chapel, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Methodist Chapel, Nonconformist Chapel, Chapel, Place Of Worship, United Methodist Free Chapel, Shop, Commercial, Auction House