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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.


List entry Number: 1257672



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


District: City of Derby

District Type: Unitary Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 13-Mar-1997

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 463569

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SK3436SE DERBY FRIARY STREET (South West side)

893- /4/10045 First Church of Christ, Scientist

- II

Christian Science church. 1934-38, with later alteration. Brick with flat concrete roofs. Brick plinth and stepped brick parapets. Cruciform central hall plan. Street front has central lobby with 3 round headed windows set in round arches with metal framed glazing bar windows. Set back either side are taller porches with chamfered corners and deeply set round arches with double panel doors and large fanlights with metal glazing. Beyond are lower set back 2 window blocks with square windows in recessed panels, that to left altered by reading room display window. Above and behind tall central hall block with chamfered corners and 3 very tall round headed windows with metal frame glazing, flanked by lower side wings with blind stepped fronts and side fa?ades each with 3 very tall square headed windows with similar glazing. Interior retains original fittings throughout. Central hall retains side galleries, pews, reading desks on raised platform, fine wooden panelling and doorcases, plasterwork and light fittings. Lobby has similar contemporary doors, doorcases and light fittings.


Listing NGR: SK3476836209

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National Grid Reference: SK 34768 36209


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