Baker Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Baker Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church
Baker Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church East Aurora NY Sep 12.jpg
Baker Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church, September 2012
Baker Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church is located in New York
Baker Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church
Baker Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church is located in USA
Baker Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church
Location 345 Main St., East Aurora, New York
Coordinates 42°46′05″N 78°37′20″W / 42.76806°N 78.62222°W / 42.76806; -78.62222Coordinates: 42°46′05″N 78°37′20″W / 42.76806°N 78.62222°W / 42.76806; -78.62222
Area 2.3 acres (0.93 ha)
Built 1927-1928
Architect Bolton, Charles & Sons; Beebe, Milton
Architectural style Collegiate Gothic
NRHP Reference # 12000981[1]
Added to NRHP November 28, 2012

Baker Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church, now known as Baker Memorial United Methodist Church, is a historic Methodist Episcopal church complex located at East Aurora in Erie County, New York. It was built in 1927-1928, and is limestone structure with cat stone trim. It consists of the church, a one-story chapel, and attached parish hall in the Collegiate Gothic style. The church features a three-story entrance tower and opalescent glass windows produced by Louis Comfort Tiffany. Also on the property are a contributing rectory, garage, and frame caretaker's house.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2012.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places Listings". Weekly List of Actions Taken on Properties: 11/26/12 through 11/30/12. National Park Service. 2012-12-07. 
  2. ^ "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)" (Searchable database). New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2016-07-01.  Note: This includes Frank Kowsky and Martin Wachadlo (September 2012). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Baker Memorial Methodist Episcopal Church" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-07-01.  and Accompanying 30 photographs

External links[edit]