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Wells United Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Wells, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2094 / 51°12'33"N

Longitude: -2.6487 / 2°38'55"W

OS Eastings: 354784

OS Northings: 145775

OS Grid: ST547457

Mapcode National: GBR MN.42SK

Mapcode Global: VH89S.1VMR

Entry Name: Wells United Church

Listing Date: 13 September 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1383196

English Heritage Legacy ID: 483614

Location: Wells, Mendip, Somerset, BA5

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Wells

Built-Up Area: Wells

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


WELLS

ST5445 UNION STREET
662-1/7/331 (West side)
13/09/72 Wells United Church

GV II

United Reformed, former Baptist Church. 1827. Rendered and
colourwashed, hipped interlocking clay tiled roof behind
parapet.
EXTERIOR: single storey with gallery, 3 bay east elevation.
Plinth, band course between floors, cornice, shallow parapet.
Semicircular arched casement windows of 9 panes with
radially-glazed tops in plain openings. Central entrance, up 3
steps, has pair 3-panel doors with semi- circular radially
glazed fanlight in arched opening, framed with Doric half-
columns on plinths, with entablature over. Side elevation
masked by adjoining buildings.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
Known as "Ebenezer Chapel", this was built as a Baptist
Church, and combined with Congregationalists from Croscombe in
1917.
(Nonconformist Chapels and Meeting-Houses: Stell C:
Nonconformist Chapels and Meeting-Houses in South-West
England: London: 1991-: 199).

Listing NGR: ST5478445775

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