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Latitude: 53.2624 / 53°15'44"N
Longitude: -2.5812 / 2°34'52"W
OS Eastings: 361327
OS Northings: 374095
OS Grid: SJ613740
Mapcode National: GBR BZDQ.Z6
Mapcode Global: WH99B.B838
Plus Code: 9C5V7C69+XG
Entry Name: Methodist Church
Listing Date: 18 July 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1228376
English Heritage Legacy ID: 403004
Location: Weaverham, Cheshire West and Chester, CW8
County: Cheshire West and Chester
Civil Parish: Weaverham
Built-Up Area: Weaverham
Traditional County: Cheshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cheshire
Church of England Parish: Weaverham St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Chester
WEAVERHAM C.P. FOREST STREET
SJ 67 SW (North Side)
4/57 Methodist Church
Methodist church: dated 1878 possibly by Edmund Kirby. English bond
orange brick with terracotta dressings. Marley tile roof. T-shaped
plan. Symmetrical gabled front to the road of 2 storeys and 3 bays.
Brick plinth and moulded and dentilated cornice. The end bays are
2-storey canted bays with hipped roofs and single lancets in each
face. The centre is framed by tall buttresses with triangular finials
carrying a triangular gable. Ornately moulded band at 1st floor.
Upper storey has a triple 2-light pointed arched window with simple
plate tracery and a continuous label mould. Below single lancets
flank a gabled doorcase with buttresses and terracotta detailing.
Moulded 2-centred arched doorway has a pair of wooden panelled doors
with strap hinges and cusped detailing. Bays of the sides are divided
by buttresses and have double lancets and a bold cornice.
Interior: entry into porch with gallery stairs to right. Giant
pointed arched recesses to the pairs of windows. Terracotta detailing
and cornice. Arch-braced tiebeam and collar trusses with cross
braces. All fittings in grained pine. Gallery of tiered seats.
Raised central pulpit with floral panels to the front and pierced
balustrades to the side. Gothic rail encloses holy table. To either
side are pointed arched entrances with pierced tympana. Original
Listing NGR: SJ6132774095
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