Bay Ridge United Methodist Church

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Bay Ridge United Methodist Church
Bay Ridge United Methodist Church is located in New York City
Bay Ridge United Methodist Church
Bay Ridge United Methodist Church is located in New York
Bay Ridge United Methodist Church
Bay Ridge United Methodist Church is located in the US
Bay Ridge United Methodist Church
Location 7002 Fourth Ave., Brooklyn, New York
Coordinates 40°38′1″N 74°1′28″W / 40.63361°N 74.02444°W / 40.63361; -74.02444Coordinates: 40°38′1″N 74°1′28″W / 40.63361°N 74.02444°W / 40.63361; -74.02444
Area less than one acre
Built 1899
Architect Kramer, George W.[1][2]
Architectural style Romanesque Revival
NRHP Reference # 99001132 [1]
Added to NRHP September 9, 1999

Bay Ridge United Methodist Church, originally known as Grace Methodist Episcopal Church, was a historic Methodist church at 7002 Fourth Avenue and Ovington Avenue in Bay Ridge, Brooklyn, New York, New York.

It was designed by architect George W. Kramer.[1]

It was built in 1899 in the Romanesque Revival style. It was built of green serpentine stone and trimmed in brown stone. It featured a four-stage, crenelated clock tower. Also on the property was the contributing Sunday School building built in 1926-1927.[3]

The church was demolished October 21, 2008.[4]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1999.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "Profile: Bay Ridge United Methodist Church", archinform.net
  3. ^ "Cultural Resource Information System (CRIS)" (Searchable database). New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2016-08-01. [permanent dead link] Note: This includes Kathleen A. Howe (January 1999). "National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Bay Ridge United Methodist Church" (PDF). Retrieved 2016-08-01.  and Accompanying 10 photographs
  4. ^ Muessig, Ben, "Green Church is gone", The Brooklyn Paper, October 23, 2008

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