Church of St Mark, Walkden Road, Swinton - Salford

Built in 1844-6, comprising a nave with clerestory, aisles and west tower, chancel, side chapel, vestry and organ chamber. The high level masonry is showing signs of deterioration, particularly the spire. Structural cracks are visible internally at the rear of the building. Water ingress is evident on the high level windows.

Church of St Mark, Walkden Road, Swinton - Salford
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST MARK
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1227895
  • Local Planning Authority: Salford
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church


  • Building Name: Church of St Mark
  • Street Name: Walkden Road
  • Locality: Swinton
  • County: Greater Manchester
  • District / Borough: Salford
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Worsley and Eccles South
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: A - Immediate risk of further rapid deterioration or loss of fabric; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: A
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade I, CA