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Methodist Church, West Allen

Description: Methodist Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 240348

OS Grid Reference: NY7956349759
OS Grid Coordinates: 379563, 549759
Latitude/Longitude: 54.8422, -2.3197

Location: West Allen, Northumberland NE47 8AL

Locality: West Allen
County: Northumberland
Country: England
Postcode: NE47 8AL

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Listing Text


20/231 Methodist Church


Methodist Church, dated 1825 on door jamb. Sunday School extension dated
1875 on lintel. Rubble, partly rendered, with squared stone porch; slate
roof. 1 tall storey, 3 bays. Central gabled porch with double doors and
fanlight with radial glazing under semicircular arch. Name of church
(Limestone Brae Wesleyan Methodist Church) and date of building incised and
painted on jambs and arch. Coped gable with moulded kneelers and pyramid
finial. The porch is flanked by margined sash windows with semicircular heads.
Hipped slate roof. To right lower 2-bay extension has boarded door under tall
margined fanlight, with lintel inscribed 'JUBILEE SUNDAY SCHOOL' with date.
To right a margined sash window. Brick chimney on right gable. Left return
shows 2 margined sashes with semicircular heads. Rear elevation shows 2 more
similar windows; Sunday School to left has 2 12-pane sashes. Most windows
retain C19 coloured glazing. Interior not seen.

Listing NGR: NY7956349759

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Source: English Heritage

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