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Wesleyan Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle, City of Leicester

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6332 / 52°37'59"N

Longitude: -1.1319 / 1°7'54"W

OS Eastings: 458848

OS Northings: 304288

OS Grid: SK588042

Mapcode National: GBR FHK.2Y

Mapcode Global: WHDJJ.L26P

Entry Name: Wesleyan Chapel

Listing Date: 5 January 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074061

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188582

Location: Leicester, LE1

County: City of Leicester

Unitary Authority Ward: Castle

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Leicester Holy Trinity with St John the Divine

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

BISHOP STREET
1.
5304
SK 58804 SE 3/15 5.1.50 Wesleyan Chapel
II GV
2.
Dated 1815. Red brick chapel of two storeys with stucco dressings. Five
windows, centre breaks forward with three windows, under a pediment. Central
round-headed stucco doorcase with moulded pediment and semi-circular fanlight
over glazed double doors., Above, the centre window has stucco pilaster
strips and an open pediment. All other windows are double-recessed with
round brick arches. Six-panel side doors in both side wings, which are
recessed. A blind window space over each door has a stucco architrave
and cornice, set in a segmental-headed recess. Doors and windows all
have round heads with radial glazing bars. Contemporary cast iron gates
of fair design, railings have gone.

All the listed buildings in Bishop Street together with The Town Hall,
Pickfords Fountain and War Memorial, Town Hall Square rear elevations
of Nos 7, 9, and 11 Granby Street and No 10, The Royal Hotel, Nos 17, 19
and 21 Horsefair Street form a group around Town Hall Square. (Pickfords
is a building of local interest).

Listing NGR: SK5884804288

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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