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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 ALL SAINTS

List entry Number: 1067879

Location

CHURCH OF ALL SAINTS, REDCLYFFE ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
TraffordMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 09-May-1978

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 212996

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History

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Details

In the entry for:

URMSTON REDCLYFFE ROAD SJ 79 NE (west side) (SJ 7697 SE) 2/33 Church of All Saints 9/5/78 GV II*

the grade shall be amended to read Grade I.

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URMSTON REDCLYFFE ROAD SJ 79 NE (west side) (SJ 7697 SE) 2/33 Church of All 9/5/78 Saints G.V. II* Roman Catholic church. 1867-8. By Edward Welby Pugin. Rock-faced stone with slate roof. Nave, aisles, west bell turret, apsidal chancel with north chapel. Gothic Revival. 8-bay nave and aisles with weathered plinth, weathered buttresses and gabled porch. Each bay has a 2-light plate tracery aisle window with hoodmoulds and sill band and 2-light Geometrical tracery clerestory windows with continuous hoodmould. Steep roof with coped gables and pierced ridge tiles. West rose window above arcade of pointed lights and arched doorway all flanked by bold weathered and gableted buttresses. 4-bay polygonal chancel with 2-light plate tracery windows in each bay below a series of coped gables. Grotesque gargoyles. The 3 x 1 bay side chapel has a steep hipped roof and similar gables above each bay which interrupt a parapet with pierced quatrefoils. Interior: arcade arches, piers and chancel arches all in banded pink and yellow stone. Well carved foliage capitals. Lofty scissor-braced roof structure springing from angel corbels. Rib-vaulted chancel lavishly gilded. Elaborately carved stone altar and reredos. Good wall paintings, one showing Edward Welby Pugin with a plan of the church. Timber pews. Stained glass. A notably complete and unspoiled example of Edward Welby Pugin's work, said to be his best.

Listing NGR: SJ7666897466

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National Grid Reference: SJ 76668 97467

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