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Latitude: 52.5431 / 52°32'35"N
Longitude: -1.3728 / 1°22'21"W
OS Eastings: 442634
OS Northings: 294104
OS Grid: SP426941
Mapcode National: GBR 7LZ.FRX
Mapcode Global: VHCSX.5B4S
Entry Name: The Great Meeting
Listing Date: 8 March 1963
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1295167
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188151
Location: Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, LE10
District: Hinckley and Bosworth
Town: Hinckley and Bosworth
District Council Ward: Hinckley De Montfort
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Hinkley St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
In the entry for;
SP 4294 SE HINCKLEY BAINE' S LANE
The Great Meeting
the grade shall be amended to read; II* (star)
SP 4294 SE TOWN OF HINCKLEY BAINE'SLANE (north side)
8.3.63 The Great Meeting
Unitarian Chapel. Dated 1722. Red brick (Flemish bond) with black
brick plinth and 2 parallel hipped plain tile roofs. Aligned
north-east/south-west facing north-east. 2 storeys with paired
pilasters at the corners supporting the ends of the moulded eaves
cornices of the side elevations; broken on this front to accommodate
the upper windows which are on a higher level. The arrangement
suggests an open pediment, truncated by the 2 hipped ends of the roof.
Regular 4 window front of narrow outer and wide inner windows; fixed
lights with diamond latticed panes in cast iron mullioned and transomed
frames, beneath segmental arches. 4-bay side elevations with similar
windows and entrance at the north-east end of the north-west front. To
the rear are C19 additions containing the principal entrance.
Interior: The ground floor has been modernised but the chapel retains
its original oak panelled galleries and panelled pulpits flanked by
alcoves designed for the C18 theological students. B.O.E. p. 177
Listing NGR: SP4263494104
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