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Amberley Methodist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Nailsworth, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.7124 / 51°42'44"N

Longitude: -2.2202 / 2°13'12"W

OS Eastings: 384879

OS Northings: 201537

OS Grid: SO848015

Mapcode National: GBR 1MY.PGB

Mapcode Global: VH954.G7L4

Entry Name: Amberley Methodist Church

Listing Date: 24 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1091109

English Heritage Legacy ID: 133061

Location: Minchinhampton, Stroud, Gloucestershire, GL5

County: Gloucestershire

District: Stroud

Civil Parish: Minchinhampton

Built-Up Area: Nailsworth

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Amberley Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


15/270 Amberley Methodist Church


Methodist chapel and church room. 1790, altered with church room
added 1887. Coursed rubble limestone; Welsh slate roof.
Rectangular with church room addition on north east side. South
east front: elevation added in 1887 in Romanesque style. Three-
window fenestration, all round arched with moulded architraves,
keystones and bracketed sills; Y-timber glazing bars, obscured
glass. Central upper floor window is blocked with inscription
panel 'BUILT 1790 - LITTLEWORTH WESLEYAN CHAPEL - Renovated 1887'.
Round arched doorway with hoodmould, simple fanlight and double
panelled doors. Moulded parapet cornice. Church room to right
is linked at upper level with segmental archway below, this with
C19 iron gates. Multi-pane casement above; 4 similar casements
to church room. South west side: unaltered elevation to chapel
with 4 lancets on 2 levels. Rear: 2 full height larger lancets
with timber Y-tracery and coloured glass margins.
Interior: gallery around 3 sides.
(RCHM, An Inventory of Noncomformist Chapels and Meeting-Houses in
Central England, 1986)

Listing NGR: SO8487901537

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