Jireh Baptist Church is a grade two (II) listed building in Daneshouse with Stoneyholme, Burnley, Lancashire, BB11. It was first listed in 1995.
About Jireh Baptist Church
SD8432SW BOOT WAY 906-1/20/23 (North side) 02/08/95 Jireh Baptist Church (Formerly Listed as: BOOT WAY Jireh Chapel)
Baptist chapel. Dated 1853 over doorway; altered. Coursed rock-faced sandstone rubble, slate roof. Small rectangular building at right-angles to the street. Single storey, a 2-window gabled facade, symmetrical, with a plinth and a pedimental gable; a tall central doorway with altered double doors (up one step) and a plain overlight, and a plain surround with a moulded cornice on large fluted consoles; a rectangular plaque above the doorway inscribed: JIREH/ ERECTED A.D./ MDCCCLIII tall segmental-headed windows which have eared architraves and altered glazing; and in the pediment an octagonal stone plaque with radial openings (ventilator). The left return side has 2 tall square-headed windows with altered glazing. INTERIOR not accessible, but reported by estate agent to be just a shell. HISTORY: built by the Strict and Particular Baptists or Gadsbyites, a sect found only in this area.
Where is Jireh Baptist Church?
Jireh Baptist Church is located on Boot Way, in Daneshouse with Stoneyholme, Burnley, Lancashire, BB11.
|Grid Reference||SD 84240 32491|
|Easting, Northing||384240, 432491.36084|
|Latitude, Longitude||53.788498, -2.240692|
|Grade listing||II (two)|
|English Heritage List Entry Number||1022632|