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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CHURCH OF CHRIST

List entry Number: 1055744

Location

CHURCH OF CHRIST, GANDY LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
RochdaleMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 20-Feb-1984

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 358894

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History

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Details

SD 81 NE ROCHDALE GANDY LANE (east side) 3/66 Church of Christ, 20.2.1984 Middle Healey

G.V. II

Church. 1849-50. G Shaw. Random roughly dressed stone with ashlar dressings and slate roofs. Nave with clerestory has aisles, south west tower and north porch. Chancel with south chapel and north organ chamber/vestry. 6-bay nave with low aisles, 2-light geometrical tracery windows of varying design to both. Aisle has low weathered buttresses with gablets. 3-stage tower has southern door, traceried single-light openings to the bell stage and a broach spire. The chancel, chapel and vestry are roofed separately resulting in a triple east gable. All the roofs have coped gables and cross finials. Interior: double chamfered pointed nave arcades with octagonal piers, moulded capitals and waterholding bases to south. Double chamfered pointed chancel arch. Wooden roof structure with scissor braces is supported on stone corbels. Elaborate wooden screens to south chapel. The church was built with the aid of a Commissioners' Grant.

Listing NGR: SD8858315720

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National Grid Reference: SD 88583 15720

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