CHURCH OF ST GEORGE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1065710
Date first listed:
08-Sep-1967
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST GEORGE, ST GEORGE'S ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST GEORGE, ST GEORGE'S ROAD

The building or site itself may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County:
Cumbria
District:
Copeland (District Authority)
Parish:
Millom
National Grid Reference:
SD 17152 79984

Details

MILLOM ST GEORGE'S ROAD SD 17 NE (south-west side) 17/36 Church of St George 8.9.67 GV II Church. 1874-7. By Paley and Austin. Dressed stone with ashlar dressings and slate roofs. Nave with gabled (ritual) north aisle (ritual north is actual west), central tower with north transepts, south vestry, chancel. Sill courses and coped gables; decorated tracery. 4-bay nave has 2-light north windows and eastern window of 3 lights; 2 weathered buttresses; similar windows to aisle. West end has 5-light nave window under relieving arch, flanking buttresses and gable cross; aisle has 2-light window. South gabled porch with diagonal buttresses, pointed entrance with continuous moulding, quatrefoil frieze. Tower has gabled angle buttresses and north-east stair turret; 2 windows of 2 lights to south; paired 2-light louvred bell openings, embattled parapet with pinnacles, recessed octagonal spire with Incarnes. Transept has cusped blind arcading with small lights spandrel cinquefoils, traceried square window over, large buttresses; 2-light east window. Vestry has lean-to roof, has straight-headed east light with rich mouldings, south entrance and 3-light window; plain coping. Chancel has traceried parapet, gable cross; 5-light east window with flanking buttresses, 3-light windows to north and south. Interior has 5-bay north arcade and waggon roofs (not inspected). The church is a prominent landmark.



Listing NGR: SD1715279984

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
76336
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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