Church of St James, St James Street, Accrington - Hyndburn

Church of 1763 enlarged in C19 and altered in the early C20. West tower of 1804, with large two storey nave and chancel extended in 1820s with the vestry in the north east corner. North east corner of the chancel has serious problems with water ingress and the building has been assessed as at high risk until this is resolved.

Church of St James, St James Street, Accrington - Hyndburn
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST JAMES
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II
    List Entry Number:
    1072746
    Local Planning Authority:
    Hyndburn
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St James
    Street Name:
    St James Street
    Locality:
    Accrington
    County:
    Lancashire
    District / Borough:
    Hyndburn
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Hyndburn
    Region:
    North West

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Place of worship
    Condition:
    Poor
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    C
    Ownership:
    Religious organisation
    Designation:
    Listed Place of Worship grade II, CA