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Hinde Street Methodist Church

The original Methodist chapel on this site was built in 1810. Charles Wesley's widow, Sarah, one of his two sons, also called Charles, and his daughter, Sally, lived together nearby and were 'class members'.

Today, Hinde Street Methodist Church is still a thriving Methodist church. The chapel building is the second on the site, dating from 1887, and the most impressive of the designs of Weslyan Methodist architect, James Weir.

The interior is very attractive, in a traditionally Methodist style with a gallery around three sides and a high pulpit, and contains many important memorial tablets to early Methodists, such as Adam Clarke and Mark Guy Pearse.

The linked adjacent building, 19 Thayer Street, was rebuilt in 1980 behind the 19th century façade and now houses the West London Mission. Hugh Price Hughes Lectures given annually.

Worship services
10am traditional (1936 Order) Holy Communion; 11am Morning Worship, including Junior Church and Crèche, and followed by lunch on most 4th Sundays of month; 6.30pm reflective Evening Worship (usually for smaller group of younger congregation)

Also nearby
Plaque on the King's Head public house, Wheatley (formerly Great Chesterfield) Street commemorates the London house where Charles Wesley lived and died. Charles Wesley Memorial and Garden, Marylebone High Street, London, commemorates where Charles and members of his family are buried.


     

Thayer Street
London W1U 2JQ

Opening
During worship hours, otherwise by appointment

Contact
Superintendent Minister
Tel: 020 7935 6179
Email: superintendent@wlm.org.uk
Website: www.hindestreet.org.uk

Getting there [TQ283814]
Tube: Nearest tube station Bond Street; 5-minute walk across Oxford Street and up James Street.
Car: NB within the Congestion Charge zone, which operates Monday–Friday 7am–6.00pm.


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