Description: United Reform Church
Date Listed: 17 June 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 235333
OS Grid Reference: SP7623643412
OS Grid Coordinates: 476236, 243412
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0838, -0.8888
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POTTERSPURY CHURCH END
SP7642 (West side)
15/96 United Reform Church
17/06/60 (Formerly listed as
Nonconformist chapel. Dated 1780 extended 1846. Coursed limestone rubble,
entrance front faced with red brick in Flemish bond with flared headers.
Plain-tile roof and brick end stack to left. 2-storey, 4-window range. 3-bay
chapel and 2-storey 1-window school-room extension of 1846. Pair of 6-panel
doors to left of centre. That furthest left gives access to former school-room
and has wood lintel and gabled hood on brackets. That to right gives access to
chapel and has pilastered wood surround. Plain frieze and cornice/hood. 2-light
windows to ground and 1st floors with segmental-arched heads and coloured glass
margin glazing. Limestone keyblock datestone to original middle 1st floor window
inscribed 1780. First floor window of school-room extension to far left has
similar keyblock inscribed 1846. Storey-band and corbelled brick eaves.
Interior; panelled gallery on thin wood Tuscan columns. Early/mid C18 pulpit
with panelled back and pediment to central section, Early C19 organ in Gothick
(Buildings of England Northamptonshire: 1973, p377)
Listing NGR: SP7623643412
Source: English Heritage
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