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Methodist Church, School Room, Coach House and Attached Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Churchill, North Somerset

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Latitude: 51.3343 / 51°20'3"N

Longitude: -2.8002 / 2°48'0"W

OS Eastings: 344352

OS Northings: 159773

OS Grid: ST443597

Mapcode National: GBR JG.W0D1

Mapcode Global: VH7CN.FQ0G

Entry Name: Methodist Church, School Room, Coach House and Attached Walls

Listing Date: 19 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1157925

English Heritage Legacy ID: 33948

Location: Churchill, North Somerset, BS25

County: North Somerset

Civil Parish: Churchill

Built-Up Area: Dinghurst

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


8/80 Methodist Church, School Room, Coach
House and attached Walls


Methodist Church, School Room and Coach House. Dated 1879 (on east gable end of
School Room). By Foster and Wood of Bristol. Squared and coursed rockfaced
rubble with flush ashlar quoins and dressings, stone copings, plain tile roofs and
brick stacks. 3-bay church at right-angles to road to left-hand linked to 4-bay
School Room by 4-bay corridor with service rooms. School Room further linked by
loggia to porte cochere and Coach House. The complex forms an irregular L-shaped
plan. Free-form Gothic style. Church with south-east porch and south apsidal
ending with cusped openwork panelled parapets and crocketted pinnacles. Windows
are 2 and 3-cusped lights of florid Perpendicular style. North-east staircase
turret with pyramidal cap for gallery access. Interior. South gallery, barrel
roof in nave, canted barrel roof in chancel. Contemporary fittings and stained
glass in all windows. School Room with cross-mullion windows under gabled heads.
Some applied half-timbering with brick infil to east and west gable ends. Good
dentil coursed bargeboards. Similar details to Coach House complex. Tall
panelled brick stacks. Spear railings fence between buildings and graveyard.
Boundary walls, 1 metre high, with gate entrances to east and west ends with fine
cast iron gas lamp standards. Further walls and railings to Coach House
courtyard. The complex, built for Sidney Hill of Langford House (q.v.), makes a
fine group with the Clock Tower.(q.v.).

Listing NGR: ST4435259773

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