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Bethel Baptist Church

Address : Chapel Street, Luton

Grid Reference : TL0904620874

Site Status : Draft Local List

Site Description : Baptist Chapel dated 1906. Luton Grey Brick with Welsh slate roof. Pediment in the form of curly Dutch gable with stone coping. Three arched first floor windows with stucco heads, the central one longer than the outer ones. Ground floor has slightly projecting porch with curved gable. Doorway has semi circular arched head with fan-light. Two small flanking windows with arched heads. Simple three bay side elevations

Information provided by Luton Borough Council.

Reasons for inclusion on local list : Architectural, Aesthetic and Artistic Interest; Association with Individuals or Events of Special Local Value

Site Location (OS map and aerial view)

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Bethel Strict Baptist Chapel - Bethel Strict Baptist Chapel’s official website which includes a small history section.

Wikipedia's Glossary of Architecture - you might find this helpful if you are not familiar with all the architectural terms used to describe this site. There are links to other glossaries on our Links page.

Nearby Sites

These are the closest sites to the Bethel Baptist Church and are all within about 200 metres :

Castle Street
Baptist Union Church [Grade II listed]
2-8 Castle Street [Grade II listed]
59-65 Castle Street [Draft Local List]
66-76 Castle Street [Draft Local List]
Chapel Street
75-87 (odds) Chapel Street [Draft Local List]
Dumfries Street
43 Dumfries Street [Draft Local List]
George Street West
13, 15 & 17 George Street West [Grade II listed]
19 George Street West [Grade II listed]
Hastings Street
Ebenezer Chapel [Grade II listed]
Railings To Front And Side Of Ebenezer Chapel [Grade II listed]
70-76 Hastings Street [Grade II listed]
Hibbert Street
1-24 Hibbert Street - Hibbert Cottages, Alms Houses [Draft Local List]
Russell Street
Former Chapel Langley School [Grade II listed]
Union Street
3 Union Street [Draft Local List]
Wellington Street
Ceylon Baptist Church and Hall [Grade II listed]
Railings Fronting Hall of Ceylon Baptist Church [Grade II listed]
Railings Fronting Ceylon Baptist Church [Grade II listed]
85 Wellington Street [Draft Local List]
93 Wellington Street [Grade II listed]
Windsor Street
27 Windsor Street [Draft Local List]

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