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Description: Baptist Church
Date Listed: 4 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 269874
OS Grid Reference: ST2317024434
OS Grid Coordinates: 323170, 124434
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0141, -3.0966
1. SILVER STREET
(East Side )
ST 2224 SW 14/349
1814, but with a facade of 1870 by J H Smith. Italian Trecento style. 2 storeys.
Stucco. Gable parapet has enriched cornice with wrought-iron finial. This parapet
is corbelled out on brackets. 3 round headed blind arches with paterae containing
traceried oculi are grouped in echelon. Short 3/4 columns and crocket capitals.
Deep string course over lst floor. Corner pilasters with brackets and nook shafts
with capitals to 1st floor, rusticated to ground floor. 5 windows, centre section
of 3 windows coming forward slightly with nook shafts as before, round heads, keystones,
paterae, crocket capitals and panelled imposts. Italianate tracery, diamond leaded
lights. Deep string course over ground floor. 3 doorways in centre with detail
as before, double 3-panel doors to each.
Baptist Church, gatepiers and walls to forecourt, and Nos 2a to 29 (odd) Silver Street
form a group.
Listing NGR: ST2317024434
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Source: English Heritage
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