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Hodgson Hall : Methodist Church (First)
Rosebank, Cape Town, Western Cape

Date:1845
Client:Rosebank Methodist congregation
Type:Church
Style:Cape Vernacular : Kent Style
Status:Extant
Street:Chapel Road

 


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Coordinates:
33°57'12.65" S 18°28'15.92" E Alt: 25m

Built on land acquired ny Rev TL Hodgson for the purpose. A simple plastered and white-washed rectangular building beneath corrugated iron with Gothic Revival windows and external buttresses, a bell-tower capping the entrance gable. Replaced by the present Rosebank Methodist Church. Now a Hall. (Fransen, 2004:98)


Writings about this entry

Fransen, Hans. 2004. The old buildings of the Cape. A survey of extant architecture from before c1910 in the area of Cape Town - Calvinia - Colesberg - Uitenhage. Johannesburg & Cape Town: Jonathan Ball Publishers. pg 98