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Moravian Church and Attached Side Area Railings and Pier

A Grade II Listed Building in Malmesbury, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.5841 / 51°35'2"N

Longitude: -2.0966 / 2°5'47"W

OS Eastings: 393402

OS Northings: 187255

OS Grid: ST934872

Mapcode National: GBR 2QZ.QQ6

Mapcode Global: VH95S.LFZZ

Entry Name: Moravian Church and Attached Side Area Railings and Pier

Listing Date: 1 July 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1269305

English Heritage Legacy ID: 460927

Location: Malmesbury, Wiltshire, SN16

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Malmesbury

Built-Up Area: Malmesbury

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Malmesbury and Brokenborough

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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Listing Text


758-1/4/269 Moravian Church and attached side
01/07/76 area railings and pier


Moravian church. 1770. Roughcast limestone rubble, limestone
dressings and slate roof. Open plan.
Single storey; 3-window range. 3 round-arched windows with
late C19 stained glass, the right-hand one including a doorway
with a ridge door and moulded timber canopy; windowless end
INTERIOR: details include a good panelled octagonal pulpit
with ogee hour-glass base and steps with column-on-vase
balusters and ramped rail, gallery to the rear on 2 cast-iron
posts, and panelled wainscot; organ.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: attached spear-headed iron railings and
dwarf walls, gates, enclosing area in front with a right-hand
ashlar pier.
Further information: The Church is attached to the Manse (qv).
(Victoria History of the Counties of England: Crowley DA:
Wiltshire: 1991-: 159).

Listing NGR: ST9339687259

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