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Temple Methodist Church temple Methodist Schools

A Grade II Listed Building in Taunton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0119 / 51°0'42"N

Longitude: -3.1048 / 3°6'17"W

OS Eastings: 322592

OS Northings: 124196

OS Grid: ST225241

Mapcode National: GBR M1.JF8K

Mapcode Global: FRA 46DF.L8R

Entry Name: Temple Methodist Church temple Methodist Schools

Listing Date: 4 July 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344791

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269945

Location: Somerset West and Taunton, Somerset, TA1

County: Somerset

District: Taunton Deane

Town: Taunton Deane

Electoral Ward/Division: Taunton Manor and Wilton

Built-Up Area: Taunton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

1. UPPER HIGH STREET
5365
(North Side) )
Temple Methodist Church
Temple Methodist Schools
ST 2224 SE 11/411
II GV
2.
1868 by J Wilson. The church has gable end to street. 2 storey white brick front
with ashlar dressings. Diagonal buttresses with setoffs flank the centre section
and polygonal turrets flank the outer sections. Cornice with some sculptured details
and gable parapet with finials. Quatrefoil in gable. Stringcourse. Large traceried
3 light window over entrance. Otherwise simple 2 light traceried windows. Central
pointed doorway with moulded surround. Other pointed doorways in turrets. 2 window
extension to left in similar Decorated style. 3 window gable end of Wesleyan Temple
Schools, rebuilt in 1868, adjoins on right.

Temple Methodist Church and Schools, and Nos 42 & 43 form a group.


Listing NGR: ST2259224196

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

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