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Description: The Great Meeting
Date Listed: 8 March 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 188151
OS Grid Reference: SP4263494104
OS Grid Coordinates: 442634, 294104
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5431, -1.3728
In the entry for;
SP 4294 SE HINCKLEY BAINE' S LANE
The Great Meeting
the grade shall be amended to read; II* (star)
SP 4294 SE TOWN OF HINCKLEY BAINE'SLANE (north side)
8.3.63 The Great Meeting
Unitarian Chapel. Dated 1722. Red brick (Flemish bond) with black
brick plinth and 2 parallel hipped plain tile roofs. Aligned
north-east/south-west facing north-east. 2 storeys with paired
pilasters at the corners supporting the ends of the moulded eaves
cornices of the side elevations; broken on this front to accommodate
the upper windows which are on a higher level. The arrangement
suggests an open pediment, truncated by the 2 hipped ends of the roof.
Regular 4 window front of narrow outer and wide inner windows; fixed
lights with diamond latticed panes in cast iron mullioned and transomed
frames, beneath segmental arches. 4-bay side elevations with similar
windows and entrance at the north-east end of the north-west front. To
the rear are C19 additions containing the principal entrance.
Interior: The ground floor has been modernised but the chapel retains
its original oak panelled galleries and panelled pulpits flanked by
alcoves designed for the C18 theological students. B.O.E. p. 177
Listing NGR: SP4263494104
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Source: English Heritage
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