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Latitude: 50.7633 / 50°45'47"N
Longitude: -1.8495 / 1°50'58"W
OS Eastings: 410712
OS Northings: 95977
OS Grid: SZ107959
Mapcode National: GBR XBX.HB
Mapcode Global: FRA 7702.9UZ
Entry Name: Throop United Reformed Church and Sunday School
Listing Date: 27 February 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1108843
English Heritage Legacy ID: 101795
Location: Bournemouth, BH9
Electoral Ward/Division: Throop and Muscliff
Built-Up Area: Bournemouth
Traditional County: Hampshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Bournemouth Holy Epiphany
Church of England Diocese: Winchester
5186 MUSCLIFFE LANE
Throop United Reformed Church
and Sunday School
SZ l095 24/227
18l9, originally Congregational. Stucco front, Regency Gothic, with 3 windows
to gallery of Y-tracery, over Victorian lean-to narthex with gabled doorway.
Single-storey annexe with doorway and another Y-tracery window. Sides have 2
tiers of uniform Y-tracery window in whitewashed brick, bars of Y-timber, horizontal bars iron. Attached at rear and at right-angles, Sunday School of 1830, rebuilt and enlarged 1860 in red-brick Italian-medieval: pedimental gable with notched brick outline, walls with vitrified headers, windows on flank round-arched and in pairs, separated by pilaster strips. Annexe at right-angles with round-arched pair and 'porthole' in gable. Interior of chapel unspoilt: walls pale blue, windows deeply splayed, thin cornice, deep coving to ceiling outlined by roll-moulding. West gallery with panelled front (pilasters and coved cornice) on 2 chamfered columns. East wall has tripartite panel with arched centre, no doubt originally for Creed and Commandments. Victorian pews, pitchpine.
Listing NGR: SZ1071295977
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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