1925 - Bethany Methodist Church - Purcellville, Virginia
Posted by: Groundspeak Charter Member BruceS
N 39° 08.164 W 077° 42.892
18S E 265347 N 4335386
Quick Description: Historic Methodist Church in the Purcellville Historic District in Purcellville, Virginia.
Location: Virginia, United States
Date Posted: 5/27/2014 7:21:17 PM
Waymark Code: WMKTE6
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
Views: 1

Long Description:

This 1925 Gothic Revival-style church features coursed rubble stonework, a light-colored stone belt course that is about 5 feet above ground level with basement windows below. On the north façade there is an asymmetrical entrance and a centered, large, arched stained glass window. The steeple stands at the northwest corner of the building and includes a date stone (1925). There is a recessed entrance on the east with heavy wood doors and a light-colored stone door surround that features a cross and the date of 1926.

- Historic District Nomination

The church continues as a active Methodist Church with two services each Sunday.

Year of construction: 1925

Cross-listed waymark: [Web Link]

Full inscription:
Bethany M.E. Church South 1925


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