Description: Shree Krishna Temple
Date Listed: 29 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 219332
OS Grid Reference: SO9963792394
OS Grid Coordinates: 399637, 292394
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5294, -2.0068
SANDWELL MB OLD MEETING STREET (east side)
SO 99 SE
4/120 Shree Krishna Temple
Methodist church, now Hindu temple. 1839. Stuccoed brick. Facade symmetrical,
of two storeys and three bays, flanked by pilasters. The middle bay projects
slightly. The windows have iron glazing bars. The middle window on the first
floor has a round head, recessed within a round arch with keystone and impost
blocks. Entrance flanked by pair of free-standing fluted Doric columns in
antis. Below the cornice is an inscription: "EBENEZER 1839". The nave is of
five bays with two storeys of windows. At the east end is a small semi-circular
apse. Interior: ceiling, and galleries on three sides carried on slim-iron
columns. The apse is flanked by pilasters.
Listing NGR: SO9963792394
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