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Methodist Church Tower

A Grade II Listed Building in Kingston upon Hull, Kingston upon Hull

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Latitude: 53.7549 / 53°45'17"N

Longitude: -0.3597 / 0°21'35"W

OS Eastings: 508245

OS Northings: 429972

OS Grid: TA082299

Mapcode National: GBR GHK.LD

Mapcode Global: WHGFK.FWX9

Plus Code: 9C5XQJ3R+X4

Entry Name: Methodist Church Tower

Listing Date: 23 June 1992

Last Amended: 13 February 2001

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197681

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387742

Location: Kingston upon Hull, HU5

County: Kingston upon Hull

Electoral Ward/Division: Avenue

Built-Up Area: Kingston upon Hull

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): East Riding of Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Hull St Cuthbert

Church of England Diocese: York

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TA 02 NE

(Southwest side)
Methodist Church Tower
(Formerly listed as:


Methodist church tower with porch. 1905, altered 1995. By Sir Alfred Gelder. Red brick with ashlar dressings. Free Gothic Revival style. Plinth.
South-west tower with spire now attached to modern church.
Battered south-west tower, 2 stages, has diagonal buttresses and a central buttress on each side, all with brick and stone banding to the second stage. Diagonal buttresses are topped with octagonal pinnacles with 4 niches and domed tops. Intermediate buttresses have short square pinnacles with flat tops. South side has 2 staggered round-headed windows on the lower stage, and a round-headed door to right. Bell stage has on each side 2 moulded segmental arches containing a louvred double lancet opening. Octagonal spire has a panelled band and ball finial.
South-west porch, at the foot of the tower, has shallow coped gable and parapet. To west, pointed-arched doorway with hoodmould, flanked by buttresses topped with panelled pedestals.
The original church was demolished in 1995.
Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: York and The East Riding: Harmondsworth: 1972-: 284).

Listing NGR: TA0824529972

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