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


List entry Number: 1197681



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

County District District Type Parish
City of Kingston upon HullUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Jun-1992

Date of most recent amendment: 13-Feb-2001

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 387742

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TA 02 NE PRINCES AVENUE 680-1/8/305 (Southwest side) 23-JUN-92 Methodist Church Tower (Formerly listed as: PRINCES AVENUE METHODIST CHURCH ADJOINING SUNDAY SCHO OL AND BOUNDARY WALL)


Methodist church tower with porch. 1905, altered 1995. By Sir Alfred Gelder. Red brick with ashlar dressings. Free Gothic Revival style. Plinth. South-west tower with spire now attached to modern church. Battered south-west tower, 2 stages, has diagonal buttresses and a central buttress on each side, all with brick and stone banding to the second stage. Diagonal buttresses are topped with octagonal pinnacles with 4 niches and domed tops. Intermediate buttresses have short square pinnacles with flat tops. South side has 2 staggered round-headed windows on the lower stage, and a round-headed door to right. Bell stage has on each side 2 moulded segmental arches containing a louvred double lancet opening. Octagonal spire has a panelled band and ball finial. South-west porch, at the foot of the tower, has shallow coped gable and parapet. To west, pointed-arched doorway with hoodmould, flanked by buttresses topped with panelled pedestals. The original church was demolished in 1995. Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Yorkshire: York and The East Riding: Harmondsworth: 1972-: 284).

Listing NGR: TA0824830019

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Yorkshire - York and the East Riding, (1972), 284

National Grid Reference: TA 08248 30019


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