This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
SD5007 ROBY MILL, Roby Mill 783-1/5/115 (East side) Methodist Church
Methodist Church. Dated 1860 at 1st floor; altered. Coursed squared sandstone, slate roof. Small rectangular building at right-angles to road. Gabled 2-window facade, symmetrical; with a round-headed doorway which has a stone surround with moulded imposts and a keystone, double board doors and a fanlight with stained glass, flanked by tall round-headed windows with raised sills, stone heads like the doorway, early C20 joinery and Art Deco stained glass, a datestone above the door inscribed: JUBILEE/ METHODIST CHURCH/ 1860/ PREPARE TO MEET THY GOD O ISRAEL, and a quatrefoil in the gable. Small single-storey extension to left; C20 flat-roofed to rear, and above this 2 square windows with arched glazing (sills probably raised). Forms group with Nos 18 & 20 adjoining to the left (qv), and is included for its contribution to a good group of vernacular buildings.
Listing NGR: SD5180007109
Copyright IoE Mr Simon Barker. Source Historic England Archive
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Photographer: Barker, Simon
Rights Holder: Barker, Simon
Sandstone, Slate, Victorian Methodist Chapel, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Nonconformist Chapel, Chapel, Place Of Worship, Date Stone, Commemorative, Commemorative Stone, Commemorative Monument