Methodist Free United Chapel, Bentley Street, Lockwood

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Details

  • also known as: Bentley Street Wesleyan Reform Church
  • appears on maps: 1890 [#559], 1905 [#53]
  • location on map: corner of Bentley Street & Helen Street, Lockwood
  • architect: John Henry Abbey (1831-1880)
  • status: still exists but no longer in original use
  • category: church or chapel

Built in 1864 with "seats for 400". The chapel was partially rebuilt 1923/4 and eventually closed in 1991.[1] The building in now the Hanfia Masjid & Educational Institute.

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Historic England Listing

  • Grade II
  • first listed 29 September 1978
  • listing entry number 1313760
BENTLEY STREET (East Side) Lockwood. Lockwood Methodist Church. 1864. Ashlar. Pitched slate roof. One storey. Bracketted and moulded cornice. Pediment with plaque inscribed "Lockwood Methodist Church 1864". Horizontally rusticated angle pilasters. 2 round-arched windows with Tuscan pilasters, moulded voussoirs and vermiculated keystones. Door with moulded imposts and voussoirs, vermiculated keystone and spandrels, Tuscan pilasters, full entablature and blocking course.

Location

Notes and References

  1. West Yorkshire Archive Service: Off the Record.

Methodist Free United Chapel, Bentley Street, Lockwood

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This page was last modified on 20 October 2017 and has been edited by Dave Pattern.

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