Church of St George, Stamford Street, Mossley, Mossley - Tameside

Gothic style church of 1879 by Davies-Coley with porch and north east tower added 1887. Rockfaced stone walling with slate roof. Five bay nave, aisles and clerestory, chancel and vestries. Castellated tower of 3 stages with corner stair turret and clock-faces to second stage. A phase of work has been undertaken to the gutter between the chancel and tower. However, the main roof is deteriorating and there have been several outbreaks of dry rot associated with built-in roof timbers.

Church of St George, Stamford Street, Mossley, Mossley - Tameside
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST GEORGE
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II
    List Entry Number:
    1068005
    Local Planning Authority:
    Tameside
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St George
    Street Name:
    Stamford Street
    Locality:
    Mossley
    County:
    Greater Manchester
    District / Borough:
    Tameside
    Parish:
    Mossley
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Stalybridge and Hyde
    Region:
    North West

Assessment Information

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