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The United Reformed Church (Christchurch) with Hall Attached on North, Buntingford

Description: The United Reformed Church (Christchurch) with Hall Attached on North

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 159729

OS Grid Reference: TL3615829440
OS Grid Coordinates: 536158, 229440
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9468, -0.0204

Location: Meeting House Lane, Buntingford, Hertfordshire SG9 9AA

Locality: Buntingford
Local Authority: East Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG9 9AA

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Listing Text

(north side)

7/73 The United Reformed Church
(Christchurch) with Hall
- attached on N


Chapel (Congregational) and hall adjoining, now a church. 1819.
White gault brick with slate roofs. A large chapel with gabled S
front to road, a lower hall across the N end entered from lane at
W, and single-storey vestry set back at NE with a burial ground
before it. Triumphal arch design to front. Double width central
arch containing round headed 1st floor window above recessed
triple doorway. Square headed windows to side bays with flat
gauged arches and recessed sashes with 8/8 panes. 6-panel doors,
raised and fielded but bottom panels flush-headed, in
corresponding panelled reveals. Doors separated by pilasters
supporting a full entablature. Blind side recesses with notice
boards. Cast iron lozenge and circle decoration to 2 pairs of
gate standards and spear-topped railings sweep up to raised
landing outside S doors. Triple-arched window over canopied door
to hall. (Kelly (1914) 74).

Listing NGR: TL3615729441

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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