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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: SANDBACH METHODIST CHURCH AND SUNDAY SCHOOL

List entry Number: 1239994

Location

SANDBACH METHODIST CHURCH AND SUNDAY SCHOOL, WESLEY AVENUE

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire EastUnitary AuthoritySandbach

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 26-Jan-1993

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 351192

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Details

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SANDBACH WESLEY AVENUE SJ 7560 918/10000 Sandbach Methodist Church and Sunday School II

Methodist Church and Sunday School Circa 1870. Red brick with stone dressings. Symmetrical front to street under pediment, 3 bays to centre projecting slightly, 1:3:1 windows to 1st floor, all under round headed arches with connecting stone band at impost level; stone portico in antis with moulded architrave and flat pilasters. (Doors glazed C20) flanked by windows under stilted arches but otherwise treated as to 1st floor. Stone demi-oculus to gable with elaborate supports. 2 storeyed, 6-window side elevations, the windows arched as to front. Windows throughout with margin panes, sashed to sides. Interior: intact; box pews throughout; gallery to all sides with panelled frontal supported on iron columns with composite capitals. Tripartite panelled rostrum with foliated railings defining this area. Large organ to rear with panelled and pedimented fontal and organ case partly brought forward on corbels. A good quality design throughout with careful use of materials, surviving remarkably intact.

Listing NGR: SJ7561260918

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National Grid Reference: SJ 75612 60918

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