Building record MDR12967 - United Reformed Church, Wharncliffe Road, Ilkeston

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A grade II listed non-conformist church that was built in 1905 by H Tatham Sudbury of Ilkeston. It is built in the Art Nouveau Gothic style. It is built of red brick with stone dressings and has a plain tile roof. It comprises nave and chancel, aisles, north east tower, and transepts. There is a west porch and parish rooms attached to the southeast corner. See list description for more details. (1) The construction of the United Reform Church on Wharncliffe Road began in April 1904. The architect was Mr Harry Tatham Sudbury, and the builder was Mr Alfred Earnshaw of Burr Lane. The official opening took place in March 1905, with the dedication being carried out by Reverend J Guiness Rogers of London. (2)

Sources/Archives (2)

  • <1> Listed Building File: Historic England. 2011. The National Heritage List for England. Original UID: 352262.
  • <2> *Internet Web Site: Ilkeston & District Local History Society. 2004. Ilkeston's Churches and Chapels Past and Present. http://www.ilkestonhistory.org.uk/Churches%20and%20Chapels.htm. Webiste viewed 28/07/2011.

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Grid reference Centred SK 4636 4164 (28m by 28m)
Civil Parish ILKESTON, EREWASH, DERBYSHIRE

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Aug 11 2014 5:13PM

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