WYCLIFFE BAPTIST CHURCH

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1155966
Date first listed:
14-Dec-1978
Statutory Address:
WYCLIFFE BAPTIST CHURCH, KINGS ROAD
Statutory Address:
WYCLIFFE BAPTIST CHURCH, LONDON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
WYCLIFFE BAPTIST CHURCH, KINGS ROAD
Statutory Address:
WYCLIFFE BAPTIST CHURCH, LONDON ROAD

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

District:
Reading (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SU 73066 73223

Details

KINGS ROAD 1. 5128 (North Side) Wycliffe Baptist Church SU 7273 8/504 II 2. Built in 1887 as a daughter house to the King's Road Baptist Chapel (qv). North Italian classicizing-Romanesque in style. Grey brick with red brick corner piers, moulded plinth, strings at 1st floor level and 1st floor cill dressings. Central pedimented break above a 5 light arcade which is over 3 arch loggia porch. 2 light windows in outer bays, to left a pedimented aedicule facing west; to right a 4 stage tower, possibly intended to have steeple. Round headed windows. Porch arcade on pink granite columns with scroll caps. Moulded eaves band. Roman tile roof. Lower 2 storey extension to right (added 1885, foundation stone laid by Walter Palmer). It has a porch in gabled break and is linked to the tower by curved ground floor wall. Single and paired round headed lancets. 2 oculi on 1st floor to left. Moulded brick modillion eaves cornice and gable verges. Ground floor projection with lean-to. A further gable to centre of 1st floor. Large clerestory lit hall behind with wooden brackets to hipped Roman tile roof.

Listing NGR: SU7306673223

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
38990
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: 16 Apr 2001
Reference: IOE01/03925/14
Rights: Copyright IoE Ms Pamela Jackson. Source Historic England Archive
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