Daventry, Golding Close, Methodist Chapel, Northamptonshire, NN11 4FB

2 Daventry Methodist Church, east window, 10.5.2019,
1 Daventry Methodist Church, southeast corner, 10.5.2019
3 Daventry Methodist Church, 10.5.2019
4 Daventry Methodist Church, southwest corner, 10.5.2019
5 Daventry Methodist Church, south side, 10.5.2019

Daventry, Lodge Road, Methodist Chapel was built in recent times to replace the New Street Chapel. It represents a radical new departure in ecclesiastical architecture. After a long period when places of worship were instantly recognisable as such there is nothing about this building except the name to distinguish it from, say, residential apartments or a health centre. It is situated, not as was usual in the past in the town centre or a residential area but on the inner ring road thereby facilitating access by car from a wide area. For another example of the same genre see Duston, St  Andrew’s Methodist Chapel in Northampton


Site visit 10.5.2019

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