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Amberley Methodist Church, Minchinhampton

Description: Amberley Methodist Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 133061

OS Grid Reference: SO8487901537
OS Grid Coordinates: 384879, 201537
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7124, -2.2202

Location: Marling Close, Minchinhampton, Gloucestershire GL5 5AG

Locality: Minchinhampton
Local Authority: Stroud District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL5 5AG

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Listing Text


15/270 Amberley Methodist Church


Methodist chapel and church room. 1790, altered with church room
added 1887. Coursed rubble limestone; Welsh slate roof.
Rectangular with church room addition on north east side. South
east front: elevation added in 1887 in Romanesque style. Three-
window fenestration, all round arched with moulded architraves,
keystones and bracketed sills; Y-timber glazing bars, obscured
glass. Central upper floor window is blocked with inscription
panel 'BUILT 1790 - LITTLEWORTH WESLEYAN CHAPEL - Renovated 1887'.
Round arched doorway with hoodmould, simple fanlight and double
panelled doors. Moulded parapet cornice. Church room to right
is linked at upper level with segmental archway below, this with
C19 iron gates. Multi-pane casement above; 4 similar casements
to church room. South west side: unaltered elevation to chapel
with 4 lancets on 2 levels. Rear: 2 full height larger lancets
with timber Y-tracery and coloured glass margins.
Interior: gallery around 3 sides.
(RCHM, An Inventory of Noncomformist Chapels and Meeting-Houses in
Central England, 1986)

Listing NGR: SO8487901537

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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