FRIEND'S MEETING HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1075910
Date first listed:
23-Aug-1985
Statutory Address:
FRIEND'S MEETING HOUSE, CHURCH STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
FRIEND'S MEETING HOUSE, CHURCH STREET

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

District:
St. Helens (Metropolitan Authority)
Parish:
Non Civil Parish
National Grid Reference:
SJ5147795251

Details

SJ 59 NW ST. HELENS CHURCH STREET (north side)

4/71 Friends' Meeting - House - II

Meeting house. 1679-92, altered 1763. Stone with stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 bays. Drip mould over ground floor. Windows have double-chamfered mullions, those to ground floor of 5:3:5 lights and those to 1st floor of 6 and 3 lights. All have leaded glazing tied back to iron bars. Segmental-headed entrance between 2nd and 3rd windows has sundial over dated 1753. Left return has large projecting stack. Right return has 7-light window with transom and label mould, possibly C18 or later. C20 extension to rear. Interior of no special interest. Oldest meeting house still in use in the Historic County of Lancashire, Pevsner, Buildings of England, South Lancashire, p385.

Listing NGR: SJ5147795251

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
216361
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: South Lancashire, (1969), 385

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: 30 Jun 2001
Reference: IOE01/04240/30
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