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Brunswick House (Former Brunswick Methodist Church)

A Grade II* Listed Building in Macclesfield, Cheshire East

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Latitude: 53.2539 / 53°15'14"N

Longitude: -2.1229 / 2°7'22"W

OS Eastings: 391894

OS Northings: 372996

OS Grid: SJ918729

Mapcode National: GBR FZMT.58

Mapcode Global: WHBBP.CG9T

Plus Code: 9C5V7V3G+HR

Entry Name: Brunswick House (Former Brunswick Methodist Church)

Listing Date: 17 March 1977

Last Amended: 28 October 1994

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1206897

English Heritage Legacy ID: 390937

Location: Macclesfield, Cheshire East, SK11

County: Cheshire East

Civil Parish: Macclesfield

Built-Up Area: Macclesfield

Traditional County: Cheshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire

Church of England Parish: St Barnabas Macclesfield

Church of England Diocese: Chester

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Listing Text


886-1/8/37 (North side)
17/03/77 Brunswick House (former Brunswick
Methodist Church)
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)
Brunswick Methodist Church)


Methodist church, converted for use as offices. 1823, with
later C19 additions and C20 alterations. Brick with slate
High 2 storeys, 5-window range with 3 central bays advanced
and pedimented. Projecting entrance porch articulated by Doric
pilasters between 3 doors, the central door in bowed porch.
6-panelled doors with fanlights. Upper storey articulated by
pilasters to form arcade of round-arched windows with radial
glazing, the central window having a stressed stone
architrave. 'Wesleyan Methodist Chapel' inscribed on a stone
in the pediment. Moulded cornice continues across the 7-bay
return to Lord Street. 5-bay northern return, with pediment
over advanced central bays. Round-arched windows with red
brick dressings and continuous stone sills. Radial glazing.
INTERIOR has a gallery supported on fluted cast-iron Doric
columns with gallery front in form of Doric entablature.
Coffered ceiling. Wooden pews. Organ and pulpit of c1860.

Listing NGR: SJ9189472996

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

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