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


  • 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

Contact Details

Peter Barlow 0161 242 1428

Next steps

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