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Latitude: 53.0228 / 53°1'22"N
Longitude: -2.1765 / 2°10'35"W
OS Eastings: 388256
OS Northings: 347293
OS Grid: SJ882472
Mapcode National: GBR MLB.DX
Mapcode Global: WHBCT.J8SZ
Plus Code: 9C5V2RFF+49
Entry Name: Alexander House and Railings bethesda School Rooms
Listing Date: 1 October 1986
Last Amended: 15 March 1993
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1291136
English Heritage Legacy ID: 384367
Location: Etruria and Hanley, Stoke-on-Trent, ST1
Electoral Ward/Division: Etruria and Hanley
Built-Up Area: Stoke-on-Trent
Traditional County: Staffordshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Staffordshire
Church of England Parish: Hanley St Luke
Church of England Diocese: Lichfield
STOKE ON TRENT
SJ8847 BETHESDA STREET, Hanley
613-1/8/48 (East side)
01/10/86 Bethesda School Rooms, Alexander
House and Railings
(Formerly Listed as:
BETHESDA STREET, Hanley
Bethesda Methodist School)
Former Methodist School. 1819, enlarged 1836. Flemish bond
brickwork with plain tiled roof. 2-storeyed, 12 bays fronting
church yard, the central section advanced with pedimented
gable with giant pilasters and octagonal lantern over.
Pilasters also mark angles. Windows are sashes with margin
lights and flat arched stuccoed heads with expressed
keystones. Upper windows of central section have entablatures
carried on console brackets. Pedimented stuccoed gable to
street with blind central doorway with entablature and
flanking sash windows with margin lights. Central upper window
with entablature, also blind. Inscribed in the pediment is
"Bethesda School. Erected MDCCCXIX enlarged MDCCCXXXVI".
Alexander House forms south wing added to rear beyond former
pedimented central gable, matching that to north. Round-arched
doorway with margin lights below and tripartite upper windows.
Cast-iron railings with domed caps to Bethesda Street.
Listing NGR: SJ8825647293
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