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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 ELPHIN

List entry Number: 1329734

Location

CHURCH OF ST ELPHIN, CHURCH STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
WarringtonUnitary Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 06-Dec-1949

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 58786

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

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CHURCH STREET SJ 6188 (south side) 1/59 Church of St Elphin 6.12.49 GV B Shall be amended to read: SJ 6188 WARRINGTON CHURCH STREET (south side) 704-/1/59 Church of St Elphin 6.12.49 GV II*

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CHURCH STREET 5150 (South Side) ) Church of St Elphin SJ 6188 1/59 6.12.49

B GV

2. Medieval fragments, including chancel, mostly of C14. Present church now mainly 1859-67 by Frederick and Horace Francis, probably their best work (Pevsner). Wide nave, wide aisles, crossing tower and tall spire. Very elaborate organ screen 1908 by Wm and Segar Owen, some glass by Pugin; some medieval monuments, others of C18 and early C19.

Ring o' Bells Public House, Nos l31 to 137 (odd). Church of St Elphin cobbled approach and Gateway form a group with Nos 142 to 160 (even).

Listing NGR: SJ6153288397

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Hubbard, E, The Buildings of England: Cheshire, (1971)

National Grid Reference: SJ 61532 88397

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