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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 MARY

List entry Number: 1163722

Location

CHURCH OF ST MARY, CHURCH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
TamesideMetropolitan Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Nov-1966

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 212717

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

DROYLSDEN CHURCH STREET SJ 99 NW

4/61 Church of 17/11/66 St. Mary

- II Church. 1846-7. By E.H. Shellard for the Church Commissioners. Hammer-dressed stone with slate roof. Nave, clerestory, aisles and chancel. Gothic revival. 6-bay nave and aisles and 3-bay chancel with projecting plinth and continuous hoodmoulds. Each bay has a weathered buttress and paired lancet windows. Spherical triangle clerestory windows. Baptistry projects in bay 2 taking the form of a south porch. Priest's door to chancel. Coped gables with kneelers and a west bellcote. 3-lancet east window. Interior: double-chamfered nave arcade on quatrefoil columns with stiff-leaf capitals. Hammer-beam roof springs from shaft on head stops. West gallery and organ loft which is elaborately painted. Timber and stone fittings include pews and font. Rev. R. Loxham, Illustrations of churches, vol.4, 1846-55,

Listing NGR: SJ9059098139

Selected Sources

  1. Book  Reference - Author: Loxham, Reverend R - Title: Illustrations of Churches 1846-1855 - Volume: 4 - Type:

National Grid Reference: SJ 90590 98139

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