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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: CHRIST CHURCH

List entry Number: 1138822

Location

CHRIST CHURCH, STATION ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
Cheshire West and ChesterUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-May-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 56322

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List entry Description

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

ELLESMERE PORT & NESTON STATION ROAD SJ 47 NW (west side) 3/60 - Christ Church - II 1869-71. Ellesmere Port Parish Church near site of earlier Chapel of Ease of Eastham Parish (demolished). Cruciform design, apparently on a limited budget, well composed with intersecting roofs of nave, chancel, short transepts and vestry. Small diminishing pyramidal spire with louvred belfry. Square rock- faced sandstone rubble walls. 3 light east window with geometric tracery; 3- light windows to spacious 4 bay aisleless nave, and 2-light to transepts, with plate tracery. INTERIOR: Interior largely unaltered. Collar braced cusped arched softwood trusses to nave roof; more massive trusses to chancel. Flat pointed arches between nave and 1 bay transepts. Stone pulpit with cusped arches and marble columns; circular stone font.

Listing NGR: SJ4042676946

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National Grid Reference: SJ 40426 76946

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