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Temple Methodist Church Temple Methodist Schools, Taunton

Description: Temple Methodist Church Temple Methodist Schools

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 269945

OS Grid Reference: ST2259224196
OS Grid Coordinates: 322592, 124196
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0119, -3.1048

Location: 50 Upper High Street, Taunton, Somerset TA1 3PY

Locality: Taunton
Local Authority: Taunton Deane Borough Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA1 3PY

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Listing Text

(North Side) )
Temple Methodist Church
Temple Methodist Schools
ST 2224 SE 11/411
1868 by J Wilson. The church has gable end to street. 2 storey white brick front
with ashlar dressings. Diagonal buttresses with setoffs flank the centre section
and polygonal turrets flank the outer sections. Cornice with some sculptured details
and gable parapet with finials. Quatrefoil in gable. Stringcourse. Large traceried
3 light window over entrance. Otherwise simple 2 light traceried windows. Central
pointed doorway with moulded surround. Other pointed doorways in turrets. 2 window
extension to left in similar Decorated style. 3 window gable end of Wesleyan Temple
Schools, rebuilt in 1868, adjoins on right.

Temple Methodist Church and Schools, and Nos 42 & 43 form a group.

Listing NGR: ST2259224196

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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