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Methodist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Watchet, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.1812 / 51°10'52"N

Longitude: -3.3297 / 3°19'46"W

OS Eastings: 307157

OS Northings: 143277

OS Grid: ST071432

Mapcode National: GBR LQ.5Y0G

Mapcode Global: VH6GP.7KLW

Entry Name: Methodist Church

Listing Date: 29 December 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1057626

English Heritage Legacy ID: 264617

Location: Watchet, Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA23

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Watchet

Built-Up Area: Watchet

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

Methodist Church
ST 0743 2/9

Former Wesleyan Chapel built in 1871. Early English style. Squared, random coursed
red sandstone with hamstone ashlar dressings to windows, porch and buttresses. High
coped gable, pitched slate roof with finials; 1½-storeys. East front divided into
3 bays by full height angle buttresses, centre bay breaks slightly forward. Two-light
lancet windows with tracery and hood moulds to side bays. One large 5-light central
window with geometrical tracery. Gabled porch approached up flight of stone steps.
Cusped arched opening. Side elevations divided into 4 bays, 2 stage buttresses, four
2-light windows with geometrical tracery. Projecting section at west end with hipped
slate roof.

Listing NGR: ST0715743277

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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