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Bath Road Methodist Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Eastcott, Swindon

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Latitude: 51.5529 / 51°33'10"N

Longitude: -1.7794 / 1°46'45"W

OS Eastings: 415394

OS Northings: 183797

OS Grid: SU153837

Mapcode National: GBR YRJ.Z5

Mapcode Global: VHB3M.37PF

Plus Code: 9C3WH63C+47

Entry Name: Bath Road Methodist Church

Listing Date: 28 November 1980

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1355888

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318665

ID on this website: 101355888

Location: Old Town, Swindon, Wiltshire, SN1

County: Swindon

Electoral Ward/Division: Eastcott

Parish: Central Swindon South

Built-Up Area: Swindon

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Swindon Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

Tagged with: Protestant church building

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Methodist chapel. c1880, by Bromilow and Cheers of Liverpool, altered 1983.
Coursed rock-faced limestone with ashlar Bath dressings laid in
black mortar. C20 blue tile roof and crested ridges. Forebuilding
with apsidal ends leading to chapel with ritual-east crossing and
presbytery. Side vestries. Lower floor accommodation for mixed
use. Gothic revival style. Entrance door raised with ramp. Deeply
recessed windows over, flanked by turrets framing elevation,
balustrade walk connecting turrets over windows. Apses with
transomed lancets to stairs and recessed timber glazed arcade under
wide eaves. Nave has transomed lancets. Flush transept gables
with rose window and lancets under hood moulding.
INTERIOR: Arch-braced roof with decorative hammer beams. West
gallery. Late C19 stained glass. Extensive alteration to the
interior in 1983.

Listing NGR: SU1539483797

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