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Congregational Church, Glastonbury

Description: Congregational Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 June 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 265955

OS Grid Reference: ST5018438979
OS Grid Coordinates: 350184, 138979
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1479, -2.7136

Location: High Street, Glastonbury, Somerset BA6 9DR

Locality: Glastonbury
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA6 9DR

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Congregational Church
ST 5038 8/61 21.6.50.
Built 1814, altered in 1898. On the site of Ship Inn where meetings were held
during C18. 2 storeys. Ashlar front towards street with bowed centre bay. Cornice
and parapet. 2 round-headed windows plus central Venetian window to lst floor.
Windows have rounded tracery in heads. Plinth. Porch flanked by round-headed
niches to ground floor. Porch has heavy entablature supported by 2 Corinthian
columns and 2 1/2-columns, with low balustrades between. Doorway is bowed on plan,
with elliptical head and traceried fanlight.
Nos 70 to 74 (even) and Congregational Church form a group.

Listing NGR: ST5020638989

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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