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Baptist Church (Ebenezer Chapel)

A Grade II Listed Building in Keynsham, Bath and North East Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4161 / 51°24'58"N

Longitude: -2.4981 / 2°29'52"W

OS Eastings: 365460

OS Northings: 168687

OS Grid: ST654686

Mapcode National: GBR JV.Q4B0

Mapcode Global: VH88W.NN7R

Entry Name: Baptist Church (Ebenezer Chapel)

Listing Date: 27 February 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1384627

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485062

Location: Keynsham, Bath and North East Somerset, BS31

County: Bath and North East Somerset

Civil Parish: Keynsham

Built-Up Area: Keynsham

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


KEYNSHAM

ST6568 HIGH STREET
739-1/4/52 (East side)
27/02/50 Baptist Church (Ebenezer Chapel)

II

Baptist church. Dated 'Ebenezer/1834' on parapet; restored and
re-ordered 1975-6. Colourwashed render; gabled slate roof.
STYLE: Italianate.
PLAN: simple rectangular preaching space.
EXTERIOR: 2-storey; 3-window range. Symmetrical west front of
3 sections, the centre recessed, with plinth, Doric end
pilasters, projecting cornice, blind parapet. Round-headed
15/15 sashes in plain reveals with sills. Central doorcase
with fluted Doric pilasters, projecting cornice and 6-panel
2-leaf doors. C20 extensions to east and south-west corner.
INTERIOR: galleries on all sides except east supported by
slender cast-iron columns and with cast-iron floral panels to
frontages; original pews survive in the galleries.
HISTORICAL NOTE: the present building replaced a church of
1807.
FURTHER INFORMATION: the building is set back from the road
with a paved courtyard in front.
(Leitch R: The History of Keynsham Baptist Church: Keynsham:
1985-; Whitehead, Millard and Jackson: A History of Methodism
in Keynsham: 1986-).


Listing NGR: ST6546068687

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