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Baptist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Alcester, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2158 / 52°12'56"N

Longitude: -1.8678 / 1°52'4"W

OS Eastings: 409127

OS Northings: 257512

OS Grid: SP091575

Mapcode National: GBR 3K2.2KV

Mapcode Global: VHB08.KKXR

Entry Name: Baptist Church

Listing Date: 11 December 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355359

English Heritage Legacy ID: 305187

Location: Alcester, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, B49

County: Warwickshire

District: Stratford-on-Avon

Civil Parish: Alcester

Built-Up Area: Alcester

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Alcester St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

ALCESTER CHURCH STREET
SP0857 (East side)
4/29 Baptist Church
11/12/69

GV II


Baptist chapel. Dated 1859 in pediment. Red brick, front of stucco, with moulded
string course, cornice and parapet. Single cell plan. 2 storeys, 3-window range,
Projecting centre with pediment. Entrance with 6-panelled double-leaf door.
Flanking and angle Tuscan pilasters, with blind round-headed windows between.
Entablature with pediment above doors. First floor has tripartite windows.
Narrower bays left and right, with 4-paned sashes on each floor. Return sides of
plain brick with 4 tall round-arched windows with glazing bars. East wall has
simplified Venetian type tripartite window and gable. Interior: West gallery on
2 cast iron columns and 2 scroll brackets, with panelled and balustraded front;
now boarded in. Ceiling with moulded plaster cornice and central rose of
anthemion design. Original pews and lectern. Low single storey link to Old
Baptist Meeting House (q.v.), listed under Meeting Lane.


Listing NGR: SP0912757512

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