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Throop United Reformed Church and Sunday School

A Grade II Listed Building in Throop and Muscliff, Bournemouth

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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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108843

English Heritage Legacy ID: 101795

Location: Bournemouth, BH9

County: Bournemouth

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

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Listing Text

(North Side)
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

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