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Bishop Street Methodist Chapel

List Entry Summary

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

Name: Bishop Street Methodist Chapel

List entry Number: 1074061


10a, Bishop Street, Leicester, LE1 6AF

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


District: City of Leicester

District Type: Unitary Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 05-Jan-1950

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 188582

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 10/05/2018

SK 58804 SE 3/15

BISHOP STREET No. 10a Bishop Street Methodist Chapel

(Formerly listed as Wesleyan Chapel, BISHOP STREET)


GV II Dated 1815. Red brick chapel of two storeys with stucco dressings. Five windows, centre breaks forward with three windows, under a pediment. Central round-headed stucco doorcase with moulded pediment and semi-circular fanlight over glazed double doors. Above, the centre window has stucco pilaster strips and an open pediment. All other windows are double-recessed with round brick arches. Six-panel side doors in both side wings, which are recessed. A blind window space over each door has a stucco architrave and cornice, set in a segmental-headed recess. Doors and windows all have round heads with radial glazing bars. Contemporary cast iron gates of fair design, railings have gone.

All the listed buildings in Bishop Street together with The Town Hall, Fountain and War Memorial, Town Hall Square, 7-9, Every Street and Nos 6-8, The Royal Hotel, Nos 17, 19 and 21 Horsefair Street form a group around Town Hall Square.

Listing NGR: SK5884804288

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National Grid Reference: SK 58848 04288


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