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United Reformed Church, Wath upon Dearne

Description: United Reformed Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 August 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 335558

OS Grid Reference: SE4238300974
OS Grid Coordinates: 442383, 400974
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5038, -1.3625

Location: Melton High Street, Rotherham S63 6RG

Locality: Wath upon Dearne
County: Rotherham
Country: England
Postcode: S63 6RG

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Listing Text

(north side)

2/49 United Reformed Church


Chapel, 1799 (Swallow, p5). Cement rendered; Welsh slate roof.
Single-storey with gallery; 3 x 4 bays; addition to rear. Entrance
front: ashlar plinth. Central round-arched window with glazing bars;
sill blocks to moulded sill. 2 flanking doorways have 2 steps to C20
double doors with overlights; plinth blocks to part-fluted Doric columns;
triglyph friezes; mutule cornices. Band to 1st floor. Casements to
gallery have projecting sills. Shaped wooden gutter brackets. Hipped
roof. Left return: 4 tall, round-arched windows with projecting sills,
impost band and plain archivolt.

Interior: gallery to entrance end with panelled balustrade. Impost band
to side windows. Modillion cornice. Imposing reredos in the form of a
Doric serliana. Pine box pews and panelled dado.

M. Swallow, 'A History of West Melton Congregational Church', undated

Listing NGR: SE4238300974

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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