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Barnby Gate Methodist Church and Attached Railings

A Grade II Listed Building in Newark-on-Trent, Nottinghamshire

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Latitude: 53.0758 / 53°4'32"N

Longitude: -0.8063 / 0°48'22"W

OS Eastings: 480068

OS Northings: 353841

OS Grid: SK800538

Mapcode National: GBR CLN.0ZK

Mapcode Global: WHFHH.LY8D

Entry Name: Barnby Gate Methodist Church and Attached Railings

Listing Date: 19 May 1971

Last Amended: 13 August 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1196075

English Heritage Legacy ID: 384909

Location: Newark, Newark and Sherwood, Nottinghamshire, NG24

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Newark and Sherwood

Civil Parish: Newark

Built-Up Area: Newark-on-Trent

Traditional County: Nottinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Nottinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Newark-upon-Trent with Coddington

Church of England Diocese: Southwell and Nottingham

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Listing Text


619-1/9/62 (North East side)
19/05/71 Barnby Gate Methodist Church and
attached railings
(Formerly Listed as:
Methodist Church)


Methodist church and attached railings. c 1845. Brick with
ashlar dressings. Roof not visible. Plinth and coped parapet.
2 storeys; 4x6 bays. Front has quoins and entablature with 2
higher sections in the parapet. Upper storey has 4 round
headed glazing bar sashes arranged 1:2:1, alternating with
paired pilasters. Below, under a full-width entablature, a
pair of flat headed windows with moulded surrounds, flanked by
single projecting Doric porticos with pairs of round and
square piers. Each has a pair of panelled doors with
overlights and moulded surrounds. Sides have full-height
recesses with moulded round heads and linked hood moulds. Each
has a round headed glazing bar sash, the right one with
stained glass. Below them, a pair of stained glass windows
flanked by 2 glazing bar sashes. East end has 4 round headed
windows and below, 4 smaller windows, the left one partly
blocked and the central pair boarded up. Interior has oval
panelled gallery carried on cast iron columns with acanthus
tops. Moulded cross-beam ceiling with rosettes and modillion
frieze with guilloche. ground floor has at either end two
6-panel doors with cornices. South side has 2 mid C20 stained
glass windows. West end has 2 late C19 memorial windows. First
floor windows have linked hood moulds. North 1941. Entrance
hall has 2 open well staircases with vase and stem balusters.
Fittings include painted wooden Classical style pulpit with
communion table on scroll brackets, and curved flanking
stairs. Pulpit rail, communion rail and stair balustrades in
cast iron. Above the pulpit, a Classical organ case with
projecting centre and pilasters topped with urns. Ground floor
has fitted box pews and gallery has curved benches, those
nearest the organ with late C19 cast iron music stands.
Classical style wooden war memorial tablet. Outside,
round-cornered dwarf stone wall with cast iron spearhead
railing, partly renewed.

Listing NGR: SK8006853841

This List entry has been amended to add the source for War Memorials Register. This source was not used in the compilation of this List entry but is added here as a guide for further reading, 30 October 2017.

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

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