CRADLEY HEATH BAPTIST CHURCH

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1287855
Date first listed:
29-Sep-1987
Statutory Address:
CRADLEY HEATH BAPTIST CHURCH, CORNGREAVES ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CRADLEY HEATH BAPTIST CHURCH, CORNGREAVES ROAD

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

District:
Sandwell (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SO 94717 86093

Details

SANDWELL MB CORNGREAVES ROAD SO 98 NW Cradley Heath 7/68 Cradley Heath Baptist Church

II

Baptist church. 1904 (foundation stone). Red brick with terra cotta dressings and bands. West facade has 5-light window with segmental head and free Perpendicular tracery under a gable with urn finials. The apex termination is in the form of a corbelled niche with broken pediment. At a lower level are four round-headed windows. To left and right are door- ways with pediments rising from a cornice which continues across the main west window. Set back behind the left hand doorway is a turret with a pyramid roof. Set back at the right is a tower with slated spire and elaborate bell stage. To the north and south the bell openings are framed by rusticated Doric columns with balustrade and pediment. The nave has windows of three round-headed lights with free Perpendicular tracery: two to the north and three to the south. Interior: not accessible at time of survey, but appeared to have west gallery with curved front, a chancel arch, and an apsidal east end.

Listing NGR: SO9471786093

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
219277
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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