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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 ST THOMAS

List entry Number: 1135939

Location

CHURCH OF ST THOMAS, LONDON ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
WarringtonUnitary AuthorityStockton Heath

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Dec-1983

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 58968

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

SJ 68 NW STOCKTON HEATH C.P. LONDON ROAD (West side) 3/31 Church of St.Thomas

II

Church, 1868, by E.G.Paley, Pinkish-red sandstone with roofs of graded Westmorland green slates. 4-stage battlemented west tower with octagonal south-east turret; 4 bay nave with south aisle under parallel ridged roof; south porch; north transept; north vestry/sacristy and organ loft; 2 bay chancel. Geometrical tracery; the west window, south aisle (three eastern bays), east and south windows of the chancel and north window of transept have stained glass.

Interior: Arcade of round columns with stiff-leaf capitals; arch-braced roof. Richly-coloured patterned tilework on north and south walls of chancel in memory of William Hayes, Vicar 1852-75. Reredos of marble and embossed patterned tiles.

The church is successor to one built in 1838.

Listing NGR: SJ6134686317

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National Grid Reference: SJ 61346 86317

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