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Methodist Church Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Avenue, City of Kingston upon Hull

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

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

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Listing Text

KINGSTON UPON HULL

TA 02 NE PRINCES AVENUE
680-1/8/305 (Southwest side)
23-JUN-92 Methodist Church Tower

(Formerly listed as:
PRINCES AVENUE
METHODIST CHURCH ADJOINING SUNDAY SCHO
OL AND BOUNDARY WALL)

GV II

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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