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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CHURCH OF ST LEONARD (BAPTIST)

List entry Number: 1043367

Location

CHURCH OF ST LEONARD (BAPTIST), CHAPEL PARK ROAD

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
East SussexHastingsDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Jan-1991

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 294178

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History

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Details

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TQ 8009 ST LEONARD'S CHAPEL PARK ROAD

22/584 CHURCH OF ST LEONARD Baptist Church

II

Baptist chapel. Built in 1882, Architects Elsworthy & Sons with terracotta dressings by Messrs Stiff & Sons of Lambeth. Classical style. Built of red brick in flemish bond with terracotta dressings. Roof now covered in concrete pantiles. Front has elaborate pediment with central terracotta urn and balustrading at sides. Double composite pilasters terminate central bay and single composite pilasters to sides. Central triple round-headed window with keystones and impost blocks, engaged columns and marginal glazing. End bays have double round-headed windows of identical type. Ground floor has projecting full width portico. 3 central round headed 8 panelled doors with terracotta engaged columns, leaf brackets and balustrading with 4 central urns. Double round-headed windows to each side. Flight of steps with cemented walls and piers with terracotta coping. Left side elevation has moulded terracotta cornice with brackets and 5 very tall round-headed windows with keystones, impost band and marginal glazing divided in the centre by terracotta aprons. Basement has cambered blocked openings. Right hand side is similar but basement windows have vertical glazing bars and horns and then is a 2 storey brick wing of 1 bay with round-headed window and 4 panelled door. Interior not seen but a full height ornate gallery with timber balustrade is reported with slim cast iron columns to nave.

Listing NGR: TQ8038809469

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National Grid Reference: TQ 80388 09469

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