First United Methodist Church

Indianola, Mississippi

Bailey Hall Addition

The project involved the design of a new youth hall for a church located in historic downtown Indianola. The 5,600 square foot addition included a multipurpose room to seat 250, with a raised performance area and sound equipment booth, Sunday School classrooms, and a music room. Support spaces include a kitchen, public restroom, and storage. 


An entrance canopy to the street approach side highlights the new building, attracting visitors through a glass vestibule. Materials were chosen to match the character of the existing historic church, including brick veneer, cast stone, and architectural shingles. 

Owner:   First United Methodist Church

Cost:      $662,771

Size:      5,600 s.f. addition

Status:  Completed 2011

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