Church of St Augustine of Hippo, Bolton Avenue, Accrington - Hyndburn

Arts and Crafts Perpendicular style church built 1908-9. Some stonework and mortar is badly weathered. Internally, the church has damp patches caused by leaking concealed gutter. There is also water ingress to the tower following repairs to the weather vane. Rainwater goods on all but the north side of church are damaged or entirely missing.

Church of St Augustine of Hippo, Bolton Avenue, Accrington - Hyndburn
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST AUGUSTINE (OF HIPPO)
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1072745
  • Local Planning Authority: Hyndburn
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

  • Building Name: Church of St Augustine of Hippo
  • Street Name: Bolton Avenue
  • Locality: Accrington
  • County: Lancashire
  • District / Borough: Hyndburn
  • 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

Contact Details

Tim Wilkins 0161 242 1419

Next steps

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