UNITARIAN CHAPEL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1060009
Date first listed:
04-Jun-1952
Statutory Address:
UNITARIAN CHAPEL, MARY STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
UNITARIAN CHAPEL, MARY STREET

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Somerset
District:
Taunton Deane (District Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
ST2277524224

Details

1. 5365 ST 2224 SE 11/15 4.6.52

MARY STREET (South Side) Unitarian Chapel

II* GV

2. Built 1721. Frontage altered with C19 stucco decoration. 2 storeys, heavy moulded cornices. Both storeys divided by Corinthian pilasters (in pairs to centre). Hipped old tile roof. 5 windows (end windows blocked on upper floor). Architrave surrounds with imposts and bases. Central doorcase with Corinthian pilasters support triangular pediment. Double 3-panel doors, Doorway flanked by wrought-iron lamps with scrolled standards. Very good early C18 interior with square Corinthian columns, the full height of the building, Oak galleries and carved pulpit. Brass chandeliers.

Mary Street House, the Lawn, Unitarian Chapel and the School, Mary Street, form a group with all the listed buildings in Mount Street and Vivary Park. Wilton House in Hammets Walk, and Nos 1 to 14 (consec) Upper High Street.

Listing NGR: ST2277524224

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
269791
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

End of official listing

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Date: 07 Jul 2002
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