Church of St Mary of Furness, Duke Street, Barrow in Furness - Barrow-in-Furness

Built to the design of EW Pugin in 1867. Spire added 1888. Stone decay to spire and corroding squinch beams and cramps has been addressed in 2016 with the assistance of a grant under the Heritage Lottery Fund Grants for Places of Worship scheme. Lower roofs are deteriorating with consequent water ingress.

Church of St Mary of Furness, Duke Street, Barrow in Furness - Barrow-in-Furness
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Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH OF ST MARY OF FURNESS
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade II
  • List Entry Number: 1283023
  • Local Planning Authority: Barrow-in-Furness
  • Site Type: Religious ritual and funerary > Church

Location

  • Building Name: Church of St Mary of Furness
  • Street Name: Duke Street
  • Locality: Barrow in Furness
  • County: Cumbria
  • District / Borough: Barrow-in-Furness
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Barrow and Furness
  • Region: North West

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Place of worship
  • Condition: Poor
  • Priority: D - Slow decay; solution agreed but not yet implemented
  • Previous Priority: D
  • Ownership: Religious organisation
  • Designation: Listed Place of Worship grade II, CA

Contact Details

Tim Wilkins 0161 242 1419

Next steps

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