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Apollo Theatre

A Grade II* Listed Building in Newport, Isle of Wight

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6998 / 50°41'59"N

Longitude: -1.2925 / 1°17'33"W

OS Eastings: 450059

OS Northings: 89146

OS Grid: SZ500891

Mapcode National: GBR 8BJ.41B

Mapcode Global: FRA 8757.B82

Entry Name: Apollo Theatre

Listing Date: 1 October 1953

Last Amended: 6 October 1972

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1276890

English Heritage Legacy ID: 309665

Location: Newport, Isle of Wight, PO30

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Newport

Built-Up Area: Newport (Isle of Wight)

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Newport St Thomas

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

PYLE STREET
1.
1445 (North Side)
Victoria Methodist Chapel
SZ 5089 SW 3/64 1.10.53

II* GV


2.
1804 enlarged 1833. 2 storeys red brick with deep red brick dressings, 3 bays, the
centre one slightly recessed and breaking right up into full width pediment with deep red brick relieving arch. Pediment has paired flat modillions, 3 round
headed windows with glazing bars block sills, semi circular lunette above centre
one in pediment. Block string course. Central double doors of 6 fielded panels,
semi circular fanlight flanked by fluted Greek Doric columns. Frieze and cornice,
probably of 1833. Interior has panelled gallery on cast iron columns. Semi circular
apse at north end flanked by Doric pilasters. Preacher's gallery with good turned
balusters, bowed out in centre supported on fanned brackets. Bowed dais with turned
balusters. Late C19 pews. Later C19 cast iron railings on stone base to street.
Photographs in the NMR.
Nos 124 to 1274 (consec) and the Methodist Chapel form a group

Victoria Methodist Chapel shall be amended to read Apollo Theatre (formerly listed
as Victoria Methodist Chapel).

The descriptic notes should be amended to read:

1804 enlarged 1833. 2 storeys red brick with deep red brick dressings, 3 bays,
the centre one slightly recessed and breaking right up into full width pediment,
with deep red brick relieving arch. Pediment has paired flat modillions, 3 round
headed windows with glazing bars block sills, semi circular lunette above centre
one in pediment. Block string course. Central double doors of 6 fielded panels,
semi circular fanlight flanked by fluted Greek Doric columns. Frieze and cornice,
probably of 1833. Later C19 cast iron railings on stone to street. Photographs
in the NMR.

Group value note should be amended to read:

Nos 124 to 127 (consec) and the Apollo Theatre form a group

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PYLE STREET
1.
1445
(North Side)
Victoria Methodist Chapel
SZ 5089 SW 3/64 1.10.53.

II* GV


2.
1804 enlarged 1833. 2 storeys red brick with deep red brick dressings,
3 bays, the centre one slightly recessed and breaking right up into full
width pediment, with deep red brick relieving arch. Pediment has paired
flat modillions, 3 round headed windows with glazing bars block sills,
semi circular lunette above centre one in pediment. Block string course.
Central double doors of 6 fielded panels, semi circular fanlight
flanked by fluted Greek Doric columns. Frieze and cornice, probably of 1833.
Interior has panelled gallery on cast iron columns. Semi circular apse
at north end flanked by Doric pilasters. Preacher's gallery with good
turned balusters, bowed out in centre supported on fanned brackets.
Bowed dais with turned balusters. Late C19 pews. Later C19 cast iron
railings on stone base to street. Photographs in the NMR.

Nos 124 to 1274 (consec) and the Methodist Chapel form a group


Listing NGR: SZ5005289161

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