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Latitude: 53.4518 / 53°27'6"N
Longitude: -2.7321 / 2°43'55"W
OS Eastings: 351477
OS Northings: 395251
OS Grid: SJ514952
Mapcode National: GBR 9XCJ.9C
Mapcode Global: WH875.0H8N
Entry Name: Friend's Meeting House
Listing Date: 23 August 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1075910
English Heritage Legacy ID: 216361
Location: St. Helens, WA10
County: St. Helens
Electoral Ward/Division: Town Centre
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: St Helens
Traditional County: Lancashire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside
Church of England Parish: St Helens St Helen
Church of England Diocese: Liverpool
SJ 59 NW ST. HELENS CHURCH STREET
4/71 Friends' Meeting
Meeting house. 1679-92, altered 1763. Stone with stone
slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 bays. Drip mould over ground
floor. Windows have double-chamfered mullions, those to
ground floor of 5:3:5 lights and those to 1st floor of 6 and
3 lights. All have leaded glazing tied back to iron bars.
Segmental-headed entrance between 2nd and 3rd windows has
sundial over dated 1753. Left return has large projecting
stack. Right return has 7-light window with transom and
label mould, possibly C18 or later. C20 extension to rear.
Interior of no special interest. Oldest meeting house still
in use in the Historic County of Lancashire, Pevsner,
Buildings of England, South Lancashire, p385.
Listing NGR: SJ5147795251
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