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United Reform Church, Potterspury

Description: United Reform Church

Grade: II
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

Location: Yardley Road, Potterspury, Northamptonshire NN12 7PX

Locality: Potterspury
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN12 7PX

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Listing Text

SP7642 (West side)
15/96 United Reform Church
17/06/60 (Formerly listed as
Congregational Church)

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

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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