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United Reformed Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Southwold, Suffolk

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3266 / 52°19'35"N

Longitude: 1.6779 / 1°40'40"E

OS Eastings: 650711

OS Northings: 276201

OS Grid: TM507762

Mapcode National: GBR YX3.51Q

Mapcode Global: VHM76.1SF9

Entry Name: United Reformed Church

Listing Date: 22 November 1971

Last Amended: 30 March 2000

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384381

English Heritage Legacy ID: 484815

Location: Southwold, East Suffolk, Suffolk, IP18

County: Suffolk

District: Waveney

Civil Parish: Southwold

Built-Up Area: Southwold

Traditional County: Suffolk

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Suffolk

Church of England Parish: Southwold St Edmund, King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: St.Edmundsbury and Ipswich

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Listing Text


SOUTHWOLD

TM5076 HIGH STREET
588-1/7/68 (South West side)
22/11/71 United Reformed Church
(Formerly Listed as:
HIGH STREET
(West side)
Congregational Church)

GV II

Independent chapel, now United Reformed Church. 1836-37;
reseated 1894. Builder Samuel Fruer, reseating by Pells & Son.
Red brick, partly stuccoed, colourwashed at front; pantile
roof.
EXTERIOR: 2-storey 3-bay front, gable to street, the bays
articulated by giant Tuscan pilasters. Centre bay broken at
ground floor by recessed porch flanked by pilasters in antis:
within porch, double leaf doors to right and left give access
to chapel. Outer bays on ground floor have 16-pane windows
with stuccoed lintels. First floor windows are similar.
Pedimented gable encloses clock face.
Left return: 4 bays with 16-pane windows on each floor,
identical to those lighting facade.
INTERIOR: not inspected. Previous list description (1971)
refers to galleried interior.
(Bottomley A & Hutchinson J: Discovering Southwold: Southwold:
1988-: 26; Brown C, Haward B & Kindred R: Dictionary of
Architects of Suffolk Buildings 1800-1914: Ipswich: 1991-:
156; Lenny JG: Plan of Southwold: London: 1839-).


Listing NGR: TM5071176201

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