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Methodist Church, Longburton

Description: Methodist Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 106103

OS Grid Reference: ST6502512114
OS Grid Coordinates: 365025, 112114
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9074, -2.4988

Location: A352, Longburton, Dorset DT9 5PG

Locality: Longburton
Local Authority: West Dorset District Council
County: Dorset
Country: England
Postcode: DT9 5PG

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Listing Text


10/85 Methodist Church

- II

Methodist Church. Dated 1878. By Thomas Farrell. Rock-faced walls with ashlar stone quoins,
stone gable-copings and moulded kneelers. Clay-tile roofs with tile cresting.
L-plan with west gable to street. One storey. Gable-end has 3 lancets,
shafted with carved capitals and roll-moulds over. Window over this is a
traceried Jewish Star in circle. Plain lancets, single or grouped, on other
walls. Porch in the angle, has a pointed-arch entrance, and a plank door with
strap-hinges, C19. Flat parapet over. The lancets have diagonal and rectangular
leaded lights. Foundation stone under west window: "This stone was laid by
Thomas Farrell of Sherborne, Architect and Builder". Below: This stone was
laid by E Whelpton Esq. of London, August 14, 1878.

Listing NGR: ST6502512114

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Source: English Heritage

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