Church of St Mary, Church Street, Prescot, Prescot - Knowsley

C14 church with a lean-to vestry to the south. Chancel, nave and chapel constructed in 1610 and the tower in 1729. The aisles were not constructed until 1818-19. The louvres and high level stonework of the tower are in poor condition. The church received a grant offer in 2016 from the National Lottery Heritage Fund under its Grants for Places of Worship scheme.

Church of St Mary, Church Street, Prescot, Prescot - Knowsley
© Historic England

Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHURCH OF ST MARY
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade I
    List Entry Number:
    1199139
    Local Planning Authority:
    Knowsley
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Church of St Mary
    Street Name:
    Church Street
    County:
    Merseyside
    District / Borough:
    Knowsley
    Parish:
    Prescot
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Knowsley
    Region:
    North West

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Place of worship
    Condition:
    Poor
    Priority:
    D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
    Previous Priority:
    D
    Ownership:
    Religious organisation
    Designation:
    Listed Place of Worship grade I, CA