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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 JAMES

List entry Number: 1138815

Location

CHURCH OF ST JAMES, POOL LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary AuthorityInce

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 26-Sep-1963

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 56309

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History

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Details

ELLESMERE PORT & NESTON POOL LANE SJ 4476 8/47 Church of St James 26.9.63 GV II * Partly rebuilt 1854 by Edward Hodkinson. Red sandstone church with nave, north aisle, chancel and south porch roofed in grey slate, and west tower. Chancel has C14 3-light east window with original simple tracery, and two C15 2-light square-headed windows in each side wall. c.1485-93 tower by Simon Ripley, raised 2 courses in 1854, with diagonal buttresses; 2-light traceried windows to upper storey, with blank niche in west wall below. Nave (including aisle) and porch wholly rebuilt 1854 in erpendicular style. INTERIOR: C17 oak arch- braced collar roof to chancel. Bells 1622 and 1636. Late C17 altar rail with spiral turned balusters. 1634 carved oak sanctuary chair. Early C18 brass candelabrum in chancel. C19 stained glass.

Listing NGR: SJ4498676352

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National Grid Reference: SJ 44986 76352

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