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Great Horton Methodist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Horton, Bradford

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Latitude: 53.7816 / 53°46'53"N

Longitude: -1.785 / 1°47'6"W

OS Eastings: 414261

OS Northings: 431718

OS Grid: SE142317

Mapcode National: GBR JBP.8Y

Mapcode Global: WHC9G.K66S

Entry Name: Great Horton Methodist Church

Listing Date: 9 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1133136

English Heritage Legacy ID: 336474

Location: Bradford, BD7

County: Bradford

Electoral Ward/Division: Great Horton

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Great Horton St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

(north-west side)

Great Horton Methodist Church
SE 1431 NW 5O/537


A substantial church set well back from road. Built in 1814, renovated, and
evidently refronted, 1862. Fine quality sandstone ashlar with pompous temple
elevation. Tetrastyle giant Corinthian portico in antis; quoin pilasters to one
window flanking bays surmounted by ornate swagged handle urns above mutuled cornice
of deep entablature. Large bracketed pediment above portico, containing date
cartouche in scrolled surround with anthemion crest; crowning anthemion acroterion.
Flanking bays have segmental arched windows in eared architrave surrounds on ground
floor pilaster framed first floor windows with segmental pediments. Wall in antis
has archivolt arched windows, sill band and panelled aprons; 3 archivolt arched
doorways with console keystones. One bay quoin pilastered returns with similar
fenestration to end bays of front. The rest of side window archivolt arched. The
interior has been modernised.

Listing NGR: SE1425231670

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

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