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Hallgate United Reformed Church, Doncaster

Description: Hallgate United Reformed Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 335022

OS Grid Reference: SE5782103230
OS Grid Coordinates: 457821, 403230
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5226, -1.1293

Location: 43 Prince's Street, Doncaster DN1 3LU

Locality: Doncaster
County: Doncaster
Country: England
Postcode: DN1 3LU

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Listing Text

In the entry for the following:-

SE 5703 SE
(north side)

Hallgate Methodist Church,
excluding C20 addition to front


The address shall be amended to read as follows:-


(north side)

05/09/88 Hallgate United Reformed Church



SE 5703 SE (north side)
Hallgate Methodist Church,
excluding C20 addition to


Methodist church. 1804, enlarged and considerably altered in 1874, with some later
alterations. Ashlar and coursed squared stone with ashlar and polished granite
dressing, Welsh slate roof. Two storeys and three bays by five bays. Ground floor;
projects and has deep moulded plinth. Steps to paired central doors; doors which
are elaborately panelled with 3-pane overlights above, are set in roll-moulded
polished granite surrounds within pilastered ashlar doorcase which has side scrolls
to base, carved consoles supporting frieze with triglyphs and medallions, below
shallow opening with projecting sill. Entablature with moulded cornice and parapet
with moulded copings and balustraded panels. First floor has rusticated quoins
and 3 tall semi-circular headed margin glazed sash windows in pilastered surround
with archivolts and radiating voussoir over. Entablature has triglyphed frieze
hung with guttae and modillioned cornice. Balustraded parapet with moulded plinth
and copings, flanked by square end piers with moulded cornices and with central
tall panel inscribed 'Congregational', flanked by paired pilasters with moulded
cornices and blocking courses. Side elevation to west has 5 fixed 12-pane windows
to ground and first floors below incised wedge lintels, also plain first-floor band.
Interior has entrance hall to front with stick baluster staircases to eitherside
with large carved newels. Inside of church has curved gallery all round, with
panelled front, on thin iron columns. Full-height segmental arch to half domed
chancel bay, flanked to either side at gallery level by moulded semi-circular headed
doorways. Arched braced roof. Original panelled pine pews and pulpit.

Listing NGR: SE5782103230

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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