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Brunswick Methodist Chapel

A Grade II Listed Building in Westgate, Newcastle upon Tyne

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Latitude: 54.9745 / 54°58'28"N

Longitude: -1.6137 / 1°36'49"W

OS Eastings: 424827

OS Northings: 564497

OS Grid: NZ248644

Mapcode National: GBR SP8.05

Mapcode Global: WHC3R.57VB

Entry Name: Brunswick Methodist Chapel

Listing Date: 30 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1024933

English Heritage Legacy ID: 304440

Location: Newcastle upon Tyne, NE1

County: Newcastle upon Tyne

Electoral Ward/Division: Westgate

Built-Up Area: Newcastle upon Tyne

Traditional County: Northumberland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Tyne and Wear

Church of England Parish: Newcastle St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Newcastle

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Listing Text


16/135 and 20/135 Brunswick Methodist


Methodist chapel. Dated 1820 in pediment. Brick with ashlar dressings; Welsh
slate roof with stone gable copings. 2-storey, 5-bay pedimented east front,
the right bay obscured by buildings. Steps up to Tuscan porch with prominent
cornice which contains steps up to central 6-panelled double door, with
radiating glazing bars to fanlight. Round-headed windows, most with stone
sills, in arched recesses have sill band to upper windows. Eaves level band;
3 rectangular stone surrounds to ventilators, the central blind, in projecting
bays under pediment; pediment continuous with cornice partly over side bays
with ramped coping to meet it. Plainer door and windows in 6-bay left return
to Northumberland Court, the last 3 bays pedimented. Interior: ground floor
extensively altered c.1983 and first floor inserted; upper part; now chapel,
has panelled gallery and pews; plaster walls and delicate stucco ceiling
decoration; Corinthian pilasters frame west apse containing wide panelled

Listing NGR: NZ2482764497

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