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Methodist Church, Watchet

Description: Methodist Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1982
English Heritage Building ID: 264617

OS Grid Reference: ST0715743277
OS Grid Coordinates: 307157, 143277
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1812, -3.3297

Location: Harbour Road, Watchet, Somerset TA23 0YP

Locality: Watchet
Local Authority: West Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA23 0YP

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Listing Text

Methodist Church
ST 0743 2/9

Former Wesleyan Chapel built in 1871. Early English style. Squared, random coursed
red sandstone with hamstone ashlar dressings to windows, porch and buttresses. High
coped gable, pitched slate roof with finials; 1½-storeys. East front divided into
3 bays by full height angle buttresses, centre bay breaks slightly forward. Two-light
lancet windows with tracery and hood moulds to side bays. One large 5-light central
window with geometrical tracery. Gabled porch approached up flight of stone steps.
Cusped arched opening. Side elevations divided into 4 bays, 2 stage buttresses, four
2-light windows with geometrical tracery. Projecting section at west end with hipped
slate roof.

Listing NGR: ST0715743277

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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