Church of St Catherine, Richmond Street, Horwich, Horwich - Bolton

Church, 1902-1932 by Frank Freeman. Red brick with stone dressings. Interior has unusual fittings. Precarious, loose masonry on parapets. A Heritage Lottery Fund Grants for Places of Worship scheme is progressing. The building has also been the subject of heritage crime.

Church of St Catherine, Richmond Street, Horwich, Horwich - Bolton
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST CATHERINE
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1350355
  • Local Planning Authority: Bolton
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Catherine
  • Street Name: Richmond Street
  • Locality: Horwich
  • County: Greater Manchester
  • District / Borough: Bolton
  • Parish: Horwich
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Bolton West
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: D
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II

Contact Details

Tim Wilkins 0161 242 1419

Next steps

Read more about this historic site on the National Heritage List for England