Church of St Chad, Tonge Fold Road, Tonge Fold - Bolton

1937 church by R Nickson. Modern style with Scandinavian influences. Suffering from damaged rainwater goods, deteriorating concrete and cracking to the tower. The building has also been the subject of heritage crime.

Church of St Chad, Tonge Fold Road, Tonge Fold - Bolton
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST CHAD
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1390493
  • Local Planning Authority: Bolton
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Chad
  • Street Name: Tonge Fold Road
  • Locality: Tonge Fold
  • County: Greater Manchester
  • District / Borough: Bolton
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Bolton North East
  • 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

Contact Details

Tim Wilkins 0161 242 1419

Next steps

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