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Watlington Methodist Church, Watlington

Description: Watlington Methodist Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 December 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 247682

OS Grid Reference: SU6904894516
OS Grid Coordinates: 469048, 194516
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6452, -1.0035

Locality: Watlington
Local Authority: South Oxfordshire District Council
County: Oxfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX9 5BT

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Listing Text

SU6994 (East side)
7/209 No.14 (Watlington Methodist


Wesleyan chapel, now Methodist Church. Datestone 1812 in tympanum. Front of
Flemish bond brick with flared headers; gabled Welsh slate roof. Pedimented
front of 2-storey, 3-window range. Gabled C20 porch. Gauged brick round arches
over panelled double-leaf door with Gothick fanlight and C20 casements. Stone
string course and moulded cornice; wrought-iron antefixae surmount pediment.
Round arch over similar sash windows in each side wall. Interior: early C19 wall
tablet, pews and pulpit. Winder stairs with stick balusters and wreathed
handrail to balcony supported on cast-iron columns: balcony has early C19
benches and late C19 organ. Blind triple arcade of pointed chamfered arches has
late C19 four-panelled doors to rear hall.

Listing NGR: SU6905994517

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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