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United Reformed Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Wellington, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.977 / 50°58'37"N

Longitude: -3.2291 / 3°13'44"W

OS Eastings: 313804

OS Northings: 120456

OS Grid: ST138204

Mapcode National: GBR LV.LRRY

Mapcode Global: FRA 463J.KST

Entry Name: United Reformed Church

Listing Date: 1 July 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1059923

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269976

Location: Wellington, Taunton Deane, Somerset, TA21

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Civil Parish: Wellington

Built-Up Area: Wellington

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Wellington St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

(South Side)
United Reformed Church
ST 1320 1/69
Formerly the Congregational Church. Dated 1860 on rainwater head on north east
side. In late C13 Gothic style. Random sandstone and flint with ashlar dressings.
Steeply pitched slate roof with ridge cresting. Main gable end to street is
flanked by angle buttresses with ashlar setoffs. Tall square ashlar pinnacles
flank the main gable wnich has flattened apex with metal finial. Cusped trefoil
below. 3 large pointed windows linked to buttresses by weathered sillband. Windows
of 2 lights each with split cusps and cinquefoil oculi in tracery above. Hood
moulds with carved label stops. Lights extend with blind tracery down to sill
band. Paired pointed entrances with cusping under hood moulds with carved labels.
Double doors with strapwork hinges and pierced trefoils. East end of church has
a miniature polygonal apse with cusped oculus above. Attached Church Rooms to
rear are not included. Church is included for its contribution to street scene.

United Reformed Church with lamp standards, railings, steps and walls and
the Three Cups Hotel and No 34 form a group together with Nos 2 to 6 (even)
Mantle Street.

Listing NGR: ST1380420456

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

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