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Gurdwara Sahib Woolwich (Former Woolwich Methodist Church)

A Grade II Listed Building in Greenwich, London

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Latitude: 51.4904 / 51°29'25"N

Longitude: 0.0626 / 0°3'45"E

OS Eastings: 543295

OS Northings: 178844

OS Grid: TQ432788

Mapcode National: GBR NJ.VWB

Mapcode Global: VHHNK.1SGV

Plus Code: 9F32F3R7+52

Entry Name: Gurdwara Sahib Woolwich (Former Woolwich Methodist Church)

Listing Date: 8 June 1973

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1291899

English Heritage Legacy ID: 200246

Also known as: Woolwich Methodist Church

ID on this website: 101291899

Location: Woolwich, Greenwich, London, SE18

County: London

District: Greenwich

Electoral Ward/Division: Woolwich Riverside

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Greenwich

Traditional County: Kent

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater London

Church of England Parish: Woolwich St Mary Magdalene with St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Southwark

Tagged with: Gurdwara Georgian architecture

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 19 October 2023 to update the name and address, amend description due to change in building use and to reformat the text to current standards.

TQ 4378

No 1, Gurdwara Sahib Woolwich
Gurdwara Sahib Woolwich (Former Woolwich Methodist Church)

(Formerly listed as Woolwich Methodist Church, CALDERWOOD STREET SE18)

1816. Two storeys, five windows. Multicoloured stock brick. Three centre bays project slightly. Stone cornice broken back at sides. High, stone-coped brick parapet; and above this, over the three bay centre, a further cornice and pediment with blank round window. Windows on both floors round headed in round arched recesses. Stone first floor cill band and stuccoed band at first floor level. Six steps to prostyle Tuscan porch with blocking course above cornice. Five-bay returns have round arched windows but no recesses. All arches of gauged brick, all glazing replaced, as is central double entrance door. Cornice head and radial leaded fanlight to door under arch of equal width to recesses at either side. Stone plaque in centre of parapet "The Methodist Chapel, 1816." The Methodist chapel was converted into a Sikh place of worship during the late 1970s.

Listing NGR: TQ4329378845

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