PARK METHODIST CHURCH AND ATTACHED SUNDAY SCHOOL

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1133851
Date first listed:
29-Apr-1982
Date of most recent amendment:
02-Dec-1983
Statutory Address:
PARK METHODIST CHURCH AND ATTACHED SUNDAY SCHOOL, BETHEL STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
PARK METHODIST CHURCH AND ATTACHED SUNDAY SCHOOL, BETHEL STREET

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

District:
Calderdale (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SE 14632 22805

Details

BRIGHOUSE BETHEL STREET SE 1422- NE (north side) 6/5 Park Methodist Church and attached Sunday School (formerly listed as 29. 4. 82 Park Methodist Church)

II

Chapel and Sunday School. 1876 by R. F. Rogerson. Dressed stone with good ashlar dressings, slate roof. Freely handled transitional style. 2 storeys. 5-bay hall range flanked by square towers with slated iron crested pavilion roofs. The east tower rises a full stage higher, its return splayed with side elevation following street alignment. Strongly modelled false machicolated eaves cornice. To the base of each tower is a portal of 2 orders with stiff leaf impost, string carried in over doorhead, panelled tympanum, deeply roll- moulded each on ¼ jamb shafts but the whole is contained by crocket-finialed gable. The first floor of towers has large Romanesque window with arched lights and circular light to head. The top stage of east tower has an ogee capped oculus. The stiff leaf impost string and partly corbelled sill course are carried over from towers on the first floor of the 5 bay range meeting an arcade of windows recessed in 2 orders with ¼ jamb shafts. Ground floor segmented arched windows. Right hand return wall 2 storeys of 9 uneven sized bays. 3- light mullioned windows to 1st bay, 2-light to 2nd, all others single light. Ground floor has segmental arched lintels, first floor has semi-circular arched heads and longer windows, moulded gutter brackets and square stack to right hand end.

Listing NGR: SE1463222805

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
338767
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.

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Date: 01 Sep 2002
Reference: IOE01/06127/15
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Edward Bylina. Source Historic England Archive
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