Christ Church, Friezland, Church Road, Saddleworth, Saddleworth - Oldham

Church of 1850 by George Shaw of Uppermill with 1860 additions. North west tower abutted to nave with north arcaded aisle and south transept with organ chamber. Snecked stone with a1950s slate roof replacing an earlier tiled roof. Extensive areas of damp noted, especially to the base of the tower. Extensive paint and plaster loss with high risk of wet and dry rot to roof timbers. The works are being supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund's Grant for Places of Worship scheme.

Christ Church, Friezland, Church Road, Saddleworth, Saddleworth - Oldham
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Site Details

    Designated Site Name:
    CHRIST CHURCH, FRIEZLAND
    Heritage Category:
    Listed Building grade II
    List Entry Number:
    1356701
    Local Planning Authority:
    Oldham
    Site Type:
    Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

    Building Name:
    Christ Church
    Street Name:
    Church Road
    Locality:
    Saddleworth
    County:
    Greater Manchester
    District / Borough:
    Oldham
    Parish:
    Saddleworth
    Parliamentary Constituency:
    Oldham East and Saddleworth
    Region:
    North West

Assessment Information

    Assessment Type:
    Place of worship
    Condition:
    Poor
    Priority:
    C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
    Previous Priority:
    D
    Ownership:
    Religious organisation
    Designation:
    Listed Place of Worship grade II