Church of St James, Church Street, Haslingden - Rossendale

Church of 1780, enlarged and tower added in 1872, and later altered in C19. Watershot coursed sandstone with rusticated quoins and slate roof. At risk because the tower is saturated. Water is also penetrating the south wall of the nave. The interior contains many original and historically interesting fixtures and fittings.

Church of St James, Church Street, Haslingden - Rossendale
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST JAMES
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1361943
  • Local Planning Authority: Rossendale
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St James
  • Street Name: Church Street
  • Locality: Haslingden
  • County: Lancashire
  • District / Borough: Rossendale
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Hyndburn
  • 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