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Latitude: 53.7549 / 53°45'17"N
Longitude: -0.3597 / 0°21'35"W
OS Eastings: 508245
OS Northings: 429972
OS Grid: TA082299
Mapcode National: GBR GHK.LD
Mapcode Global: WHGFK.FWX9
Entry Name: Methodist Church Tower
Listing Date: 23 June 1992
Last Amended: 13 February 2001
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1197681
English Heritage Legacy ID: 387742
Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU5
County: City of Kingston upon Hull
Electoral Ward/Division: Avenue
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull
Traditional County: Yorkshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire
Church of England Parish: Hull St Cuthbert
Church of England Diocese: York
KINGSTON UPON HULL
TA 02 NE PRINCES AVENUE
680-1/8/305 (Southwest side)
23-JUN-92 Methodist Church Tower
(Formerly listed as:
METHODIST CHURCH ADJOINING SUNDAY SCHO
OL AND BOUNDARY WALL)
Methodist church tower with porch. 1905, altered 1995. By Sir Alfred Gelder. Red brick with ashlar dressings. Free Gothic Revival style. Plinth.
South-west tower with spire now attached to modern church.
Battered south-west tower, 2 stages, has diagonal buttresses and a central buttress on each side, all with brick and stone banding to the second stage. Diagonal buttresses are topped with octagonal pinnacles with 4 niches and domed tops. Intermediate buttresses have short square pinnacles with flat tops. South side has 2 staggered round-headed windows on the lower stage, and a round-headed door to right. Bell stage has on each side 2 moulded segmental arches containing a louvred double lancet opening. Octagonal spire has a panelled band and ball finial.
South-west porch, at the foot of the tower, has shallow coped gable and parapet. To west, pointed-arched doorway with hoodmould, flanked by buttresses topped with panelled pedestals.
The original church was demolished in 1995.
Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: York and The East Riding: Harmondsworth: 1972-: 284).
Listing NGR: TA0824529972
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