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Chapeltown Methodist Church, Ecclesfield

Description: Chapeltown Methodist Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 335471

OS Grid Reference: SK3513596658
OS Grid Coordinates: 435135, 396658
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4655, -1.4722

Locality: Ecclesfield
County: Sheffield
Country: England
Postcode: S35 2ES

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Listing Text

(west side)

6/148 Chapeltown Methodist

Church. 1866. Dressed sandstone with numerous flush ashlar bands, Welsh
slate roof. 4-bay nave and chancel in one, north and south transept at
west end, east tower with stair turret to north in angle with nave. Gothic
Revival style, geometric tracery. Tower: 3 stages with tall offset
buttresses slightly set back from quoined arris. East door beneath 3-
light window. Clock above has pointed hoodmould with crockets and head
stops. Offset beneath 2nd stage, 2-light cusped and cinquefoiled louvres.
Large dragon gargoyles linked by indented cornice. Octagonal corner
turrets linked by arcaded balustrade. Nave: diagonal buttresses to
east end. 2-light cusped and quatrefoiled window to each bay, offset
buttresses between. Moulded eaves course. Transepts similar: central
doorway with shouldered lintel beneath decorative wallstone panel.
Recessed rose window with 8 quatrefoils and central octofoil. Square-
cut gable copings. West end: to left, external steps to transept
gallery. Chancel has shallow apsidal projection with chamfered plinth
and three 2-light windows. Coped gable, short decorative end stack.

Listing NGR: SK3513596658

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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