This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
NY 36 SE ROCKCLIFFE ROCKCLIFFE
7/150 Church of St Mary
Church. 1848, by James Stewart of Carlisle, replacing medieval church, tower rebuilt 1900 after being struck by lightning in 1899. Snecked calciferous sandstone with chamfered plinth, angle buttresses, string courses, decorated cornice; graduated green slate roof with coped gable, with cross finials and kneelers. South-west 3 storey porch/tower, 3 bay nave with north trancept, single bay chancel. Tower has pointed arch entrance with moulded surround.
Pointed lancets have tracery heads and hood moulds; recessed mullioned panels above. Broach spire with high lucarnes and weather vane. Nave has pointed lancets with tracery heads and hood moulds. Similar windows to chancel. East and west windows have stained glass of 1849 bv John Scott of Carlisle.
Listing NGR: NY3588061643
© Mr Andrew Tyler. Source: Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
People & Organisations
Photographer: Tyler, Andrew
Rights Holder: Tyler, Andrew
Mortar, Rubble, Sandstone, Slate, Medieval Church, Tudor Religious Ritual And Funerary, Elizabethan Place Of Worship
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