Jireh Baptist Church, Daneshouse with Stoneyholme, Burnley, Lancashire, BB11 (Grade II)

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.

Key Facts

Grid ReferenceSD 84240 32491
Easting, Northing384240, 432491.36084
Latitude, Longitude53.788498, -2.240692
Grade listingII (two)
English Heritage List Entry Number1022632
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