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Methodist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Calverley and Farsley, Leeds

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Latitude: 53.8296 / 53°49'46"N

Longitude: -1.6894 / 1°41'21"W

OS Eastings: 420543

OS Northings: 437078

OS Grid: SE205370

Mapcode National: GBR JZ4.PS

Mapcode Global: WHC9B.00TH

Entry Name: Methodist Church

Listing Date: 17 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1313477

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341874

Location: Leeds, LS28

County: Leeds

Electoral Ward/Division: Calverley and Farsley

Built-Up Area: Bradford

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Calverley St Wilfrid

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

SE2037 PUDSEY (south side)

2/110 Calverley
Methodist Church


Methodist chapel. Dated 1872. Hammer-dressed stone, Welsh blue-slate roof.
2 storeys. 3-bay symmetrical facade. Central pedimented bay flanked by lower
single-storey canted bays, slightly set back, which contain staircases.
Semicircular-arched portal has keystone, the lintel bearing date, flanked by
small, arched windows with impost band. Above, 3 arched windows with keystones
and impost band with circular carved stone over inscribed "PRIMITIVE METHODIST
CHAPEL", Outer bays each have a window of 2 round-arched lights with column
mullion with water-leaf capital; keystone and impost band and sill carried on
3 brackets; bracketed band and low parapet carved with roundels. Left and right
returns, slightly set back from front, have 5 bays with sill bands, segmental-
arched windows to ground floor, round-arched windows with keystones and impost
band to ist floor. Moulded gutter brackets.

Interior: retains original pine pews and oval gallery with box pews supported
by cast-iron columns. Ribbed ceiling with 3 large circular bosses, that to
centre larger and with guilloche border. Gallery windows have architraves and
Art Nouveau stained glass.

Listing NGR: SE2054337078

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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