United Reformed Church / Congregational Church

31 Oct 2004
United Reformed Church, High Street, Southwold, Waveney, Suffolk
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Congregational Church, High Street, Southwold, Waveney, Suffolk
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.


TM5076 HIGH STREET 588-1/7/68 (South West side) 22/11/71 United Reformed Church (Formerly Listed as: HIGH STREET (West side) Congregational Church)


Independent chapel, now United Reformed Church. 1836-37; reseated 1894. Builder Samuel Fruer, reseating by Pells & Son.

Red brick, partly stuccoed, colourwashed at front; pantile roof. EXTERIOR: 2-storey 3-bay front, gable to street, the bays articulated by giant Tuscan pilasters. Centre bay broken at ground floor by recessed porch flanked by pilasters in antis: within porch, double leaf doors to right and left give access to chapel. Outer bays on ground floor have 16-pane windows with stuccoed lintels. First floor windows are similar. Pedimented gable encloses clock face. Left return: 4 bays with 16-pane windows on each floor, identical to those lighting facade. INTERIOR: not inspected. Previous list description (1971) refers to galleried interior. (Bottomley A & Hutchinson J: Discovering Southwold: Southwold: 1988-: 26; Brown C, Haward B & Kindred R: Dictionary of Architects of Suffolk Buildings 1800-1914: Ipswich: 1991-: 156; Lenny JG: Plan of Southwold: London: 1839-).

Listing NGR: TM5071176201


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0405 IOE Records taken by Angela Clark; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mrs Angela Clark. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Clark, Angela

Rights Holder: Clark, Angela


Brick, Pantile, Stucco, Georgian Congregational Chapel, Victorian Religious Ritual And Funerary, Nonconformist Chapel, Chapel, Place Of Worship, United Reformed Church