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Latitude: 51.4647 / 51°27'52"N
Longitude: -2.5904 / 2°35'25"W
OS Eastings: 359084
OS Northings: 174130
OS Grid: ST590741
Mapcode National: GBR C9F.3T
Mapcode Global: VH88N.1GX1
Entry Name: Christadelphian Chapel
Listing Date: 30 December 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1202060
English Heritage Legacy ID: 379118
Location: Bristol, BS6
County: City of Bristol
Electoral Ward/Division: Cotham
Built-Up Area: Bristol
Traditional County: Gloucestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol
Church of England Parish: Bristol St Matthew and St Nathanael
Church of England Diocese: Bristol
ST5934 CHELTENHAM ROAD
901-1/36/40 (West side)
Cinema, now chapel. 1914, closed 1955. Brick with limestone
dressings, roof not visible. Open plan. Edwardian Baroque
style. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. A symmetrical
front with steps up to a recessed centre bay, with modillion
cornice and parapet, and raised central segmental pediment.
Mid C20 entrance and canopy; above is a large lunette with
architrave, blocked voussoirs and stepped key, and an attic
oculus with bayleaf surround and crossed branches beneath.
outer windows set in an ashlar panel: ground-floor has
architraves and a cornice, and first-floor oculus with eared
round architrave and volute key, and crossed branches and
fruit beneath. Casements with glazing bars. INTERIOR not
inspected. HISTORICAL NOTE: formerly the Academy Cinema, and
one of a diminishing number of early Bristol cinemas, with its
facade largely intact.
(BIAS Journal: Day R: The Picture Palace: Bristol: 1980-: 18).
Listing NGR: ST5908474130
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