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United Reformed Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Upper Dean, Bedford

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Latitude: 52.2997 / 52°17'58"N

Longitude: -0.4639 / 0°27'50"W

OS Eastings: 504842

OS Northings: 267951

OS Grid: TL048679

Mapcode National: GBR G01.X2P

Mapcode Global: VHFPG.XG3D

Plus Code: 9C4X7GXP+VC

Entry Name: United Reformed Church

Listing Date: 12 August 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1321270

English Heritage Legacy ID: 36268

Location: Dean and Shelton, Bedford, PE28

County: Bedford

Civil Parish: Dean and Shelton

Built-Up Area: Upper Dean

Traditional County: Bedfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Bedfordshire

Church of England Parish: Dean

Church of England Diocese: St.Albans

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United Reformed Church, formerly Independent chapel. Dated 1863. Built for local man, William Ackroyd (Kelly's Directory). Polychrome brick, some stone dressings. Slate roof. Italianate style. All elevations articulated with Corinthian pilasters. Red brick bands at sill level and just below capitals. All openings have polychrome semi-circular heads. Simplified blind arcading below cornice. 3-bay East gable end has central gabled porch with double door up 3 steps. Doorway has semi-circular arch on Corinthian columns. Above porch is pair of windows with flanking Corinthian columns and an oculus above, the whole within larger arch. One window to each side bay. Door and side bay windows have dripstones with carved stops.

Listing NGR: TL0484267951

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