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Description: Baptist Church of West Croydon
Date Listed: 22 March 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 201267
OS Grid Reference: TQ3239466599
OS Grid Coordinates: 532394, 166599
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3830, -0.0989
5009 WHITEHORSE ROAD
Baptist Church of
TQ 36 NW 2/25 22.3.74
1873, by J Theodore Barker. Two storeys. Red brick, with stone dressings. Ground
floor of 3 bays divided by paired Doric pilasters supporting triglyph frieze and
panelled parapet on plinth to the upper storey, rusticated walls, sashes and central
door. Upper part has 3 round-headed windows in moulded surrounds with pediments
cill band, quoins, frieze and stone pediment. To right and left are Doric columned
quadrants with balustrades curving round to the recessed wings, domed quarter-round
roofs above. The main walls of the wings are plain with friezes, cornices and
capped parapet. The chapel sides are divided into round-headed bays with round-headed
windows to first floor and straight-headed ones below, frieze, cornice, parapet and stone
capping. Interior has galleries on 3 sides with cast iron bombe fronts, rostrum
pulpit and staircases, all with iron railings, and organ at rear.
Listing NGR: TQ3239466599
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Source: English Heritage
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