Church of Christ, Gandy Lane, Rochdale - Rochdale

Church of 1849-50 by George Shaw of Uppermill. Random roughly dressed stone with ashlar dressings and slate roofs. Nave with clerestory and aisles, south west tower and north porch. Chancel has a south chapel and north organ chamber/vestry. The chancel, chapel and vestry are roofed separately resulting in a triple east gable. Repair work to the tower has been completed with funding assistance from the Heritage Lottery Fund's Grants for Places of Worship scheme. Further phase required for an overall re-roofing.

Church of Christ, Gandy Lane, Rochdale - Rochdale
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF CHRIST
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1055744
  • Local Planning Authority: Rochdale
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of Christ
  • Street Name: Gandy Lane
  • Locality: Rochdale
  • County: Greater Manchester
  • District / Borough: Rochdale
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Rochdale
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

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