Church of St Cuthbert, Blackburn Road, Darwen - Blackburn with Darwen (UA)

Church of 1878, by Paley and Austin, completed 1907-8. Yellow sandstone with pink bands, slate roof. West tower, aisled nave, chancel with north vestry and south chapel in eclectic Gothic style. The stained glass window to the main road was rebuilt and repaired under the Historic England / Heritage Lottery Fund Repair Grants for Places of Worship scheme in 2015. Further work is required to address issues of damp and water ingress.

Church of St Cuthbert, Blackburn Road, Darwen - Blackburn with Darwen (UA)
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST CUTHBERT
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1072434
  • Local Planning Authority: Blackburn with Darwen (UA)
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

  • Building Name: Church of St Cuthbert
  • Street Name: Blackburn Road
  • Locality: Darwen
  • Unitary Authority: Blackburn with Darwen (UA)
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Rossendale and Darwen
  • 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