Schoolroom And Meeting Hall / Former Old Independent Church Now Schoolroom And Meeting Hall

Date:
24 Jul 2004
Location:
Schoolroom And Meeting Hall, Hamlet Road, Haverhill, St Edmundsbury, Suffolk, CB9 8EH
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Former Old Independent Church Now Schoolroom And Meeting Hall, Hamlet Road, Haverhill, St Edmundsbury, Suffolk, CB9 8EH
Reference:
IOE01/12882/34
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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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.

HAVERHILL

TL6745 HAMLET ROAD 816-1/5/9 (North East side) 09/05/73 Schoolroom and Meeting Hall (Formerly Listed as: HAMLET ROAD (North East side) Former Old Independent Church now schoolroom and Meeting Hall)

GV II

Congregational church, now meeting hall. 1840. Gault brick with red-brick dressings and roof of concrete tiles. EXTERIOR: entrance in south gable: central gabled porch with shouldered parapet contains arched door flanked by single lancet windows. Main elevation with one tall lancet right and left of porch: over porch is stepped triplet of lancets with oculus above. Saw-toothed cornice to parapeted gable. Surviving original windows have intersecting tracery in the head. 6-bay returns, each bay separated by buttress piers and pierced by multiple-paned windows to ground floor and Y-traceried upper windows. INTERIOR: galleries to all four sides supported on cast-iron reeded columns rising to cast-iron balustrading. Scissor-braced roof, boarded. Raised dais at north end with 3 bays of blind arcading with modified stiff-leaf decoration.







Listing NGR: TL6752445182

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/2061 IOE Records taken by Peter Tree; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr Peter Tree. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Tree, Peter

Rights Holder: Tree, Peter

Keywords

Brick, Concrete, Victorian Congregational Chapel, Religious Ritual And Funerary, Nonconformist Chapel, Chapel, Place Of Worship, Meeting Hall, Civil, Public Building, Recreational, Recreational Hall