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Bayshill Unitarian Church

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8991 / 51°53'56"N

Longitude: -2.0796 / 2°4'46"W

OS Eastings: 394618

OS Northings: 222288

OS Grid: SO946222

Mapcode National: GBR 2M4.WKG

Mapcode Global: VH947.WJYH

Entry Name: Bayshill Unitarian Church

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1386788

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474187

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL50

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: Lansdown

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Cheltenham, St Mary with St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


CHELTENHAM

SO9422SE CHAPEL WALK
630-1/13/238 (West side)
14/12/83 Bayshill Unitarian Church

GV II

Church. 1842-44. Architect HR Abraham of London. Cost
ยป1,812/18/9d. Brick with ashlar facade and slate roof. Norman
style.
EXTERIOR: gable fronted with heavy side buttresses. Four
stepped lights with roll-moulds, outer with Doric, centre with
Corinthian capitals; a small rose in gable. Central arched
door with roll-mould in slight break with corner shafts.
INTERIOR: not inspected.
HISTORICAL NOTE: notable as the first building in Cheltenham
to be built in Anglo-Norman style, a fashion which achieved
great popularity in this decade.
(RCHME: Nonconformist Chapels and Meeting-Houses:
Gloucestershire: London: 1986-: 78; Sampson A and Blake S: A
Cheltenham Companion: Cheltenham: 1993-: 12).


Listing NGR: SO9461822284

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