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United Reform Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Potterspury, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0838 / 52°5'1"N

Longitude: -0.8888 / 0°53'19"W

OS Eastings: 476236

OS Northings: 243412

OS Grid: SP762434

Mapcode National: GBR BY6.B2X

Mapcode Global: VHDSR.JWZD

Entry Name: United Reform Church

Listing Date: 17 June 1960

Last Amended: 18 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041649

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235333

Location: Potterspury, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Potterspury

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Potterspury with Furtho and Yardley Gobion

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

POTTERSPURY CHURCH END
SP7642 (West side)
15/96 United Reform Church
17/06/60 (Formerly listed as
Congregational Church)
GV II

Nonconformist chapel. Dated 1780 extended 1846. Coursed limestone rubble,
entrance front faced with red brick in Flemish bond with flared headers.
Plain-tile roof and brick end stack to left. 2-storey, 4-window range. 3-bay
chapel and 2-storey 1-window school-room extension of 1846. Pair of 6-panel
doors to left of centre. That furthest left gives access to former school-room
and has wood lintel and gabled hood on brackets. That to right gives access to
chapel and has pilastered wood surround. Plain frieze and cornice/hood. 2-light
windows to ground and 1st floors with segmental-arched heads and coloured glass
margin glazing. Limestone keyblock datestone to original middle 1st floor window
inscribed 1780. First floor window of school-room extension to far left has
similar keyblock inscribed 1846. Storey-band and corbelled brick eaves.
Interior; panelled gallery on thin wood Tuscan columns. Early/mid C18 pulpit
with panelled back and pediment to central section, Early C19 organ in Gothick
case.
(Buildings of England Northamptonshire: 1973, p377)


Listing NGR: SP7623643412

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