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Totterdown Baptist Church and Attached Front Area Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Windmill Hill, City of Bristol

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Latitude: 51.4393 / 51°26'21"N

Longitude: -2.5726 / 2°34'21"W

OS Eastings: 360298

OS Northings: 171302

OS Grid: ST602713

Mapcode National: GBR CFQ.2W

Mapcode Global: VH88V.C2BY

Plus Code: 9C3VCCQG+PX

Entry Name: Totterdown Baptist Church and Attached Front Area Walls

Listing Date: 30 December 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1282051

English Heritage Legacy ID: 380811

ID on this website: 101282051

Location: Knowle, Bristol, BS4

County: City of Bristol

Electoral Ward/Division: Windmill Hill

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Bristol

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bristol

Church of England Parish: Knowle Holy Nativity

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

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ST316071 WELLS ROAD, Totterdown
901-1/47/2041 (East side)
Totterdown Baptist Church and
attached front area walls


Baptist chapel. 1880. By Alfred Harford. Pennant rubble with
limestone dressings, slate hipped and gable roof. Open plan.
Romanesque Revival style. 2 storeys; 5-window range.
A symmetrical front has a gabled centre set forward with a
first-floor band with sunken roundels, moulded impost bands,
gableted kneelers and a moulded coping; lower outer sections
with hipped roofs, with single-storey gabled porches with
buttressed sides, semicircular-arched doorways with imposts,
attached colonnettes and oculi above, to 2-leaf doors with
strap hinges.
Central ground-floor arcade of 6 semicircular-arched windows
with carved capitals at the ends and small colonnettes;
tripartite first-floor semicircular-arched windows with
panelled aprons between plinths supporting attached
colonnettes, paired to the taller middle window. Horizontal
glazing bars with stained-glass margin panes. Above the
doorways are paired semicircular-arched windows below a
segmental-arched label with stops. Return elevations have
7-window ranges, paired first-floor windows in
segmental-arched ashlar surrounds, above 3-light mullion
INTERIOR: 3-sided balcony on cast-iron columns, with bowed
cast-iron railings; similar railings to the raised preaching
box at the E end, with steps up each side; SE organ.

Listing NGR: ST6029871302

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