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United Reformed Church, Newent

Description: United Reformed Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 October 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 125620

OS Grid Reference: SO7214725890
OS Grid Coordinates: 372147, 225890
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9308, -2.4065

Location: Broad Street, Newent, Gloucestershire GL18 1AQ

Locality: Newent
Local Authority: Forest of Dean District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL18 1AQ

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Listing Text

(south side)

13/88 United Reformed Church


Formerly Congregational Chapel, now United Reformed Church. 1846.
Ashlar face to road, English bond brick behind, with stone
dressings; slate roof. Three-bay, gable to road. Symmetrical
facade, moulded plinth, small octagonal clasping corner turrets in
2 stages. Door up 5 stone steps and half landing, cast-iron
balusters to railings. Double wooden doors with intersecting blind
tracery, 2-centred arch. Moulded surround, with crocketed ogee
hoodmould. Either side a 2-light stone mullion and transom window,
cinquefoiled heads to lights with quatrefoil between, ogee-shaped
hoodmould with floriate finial, patterned leaded lights. Two-light
mullioned window, head same pattern, in centre above door.
Battlemented gable parapet rising from octagonal finials at eaves;
octagonal apex finial, with pendant. Moulded string with floral
plaques at intervals below. Buttressed sides, windows as front,
but no hoodmould; stone dentil eaves. Sunday school added at rear.
Internally panelled, timber ceiling; gallery over internal porch.
(D. Verey, Gloucestershire, The Vale and the Forest of Dean, 1970.)

Listing NGR: SO7214725890

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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