CHURCH OF ST MARY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1067968
Date first listed:
14-Jul-1987
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARY, HAUGHTON GREEN ROAD
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARY, MEADOW LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARY, HAUGHTON GREEN ROAD
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARY, MEADOW LANE

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

District:
Tameside (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 93332 93544

Details

DENTON HAUGHTON GREEN ROAD SJ 99 SW

7/46 Church of St. Mary

G.V. II

Church. 1874-6. J. M. and H. Taylor. Timber-framed (inspired by St. Lawrence, Denton) with brick tower and slate roof. Nave and chancel with south aisle and north tower with baptistry at base. 3 bay nave with brick plinth, timber buttresses and 2 or 4-light mullioned windows with ogee heads and hoodmoulds. Overhanging eaves and 3 gabled dormer windows on roof. The gabled porch adjoins the octagonal tower which has cusped lancets at the lower level, a terracotta band, and a romantic conical roof with gablets on 4 of the 8 sides. Aisle has 3 gables with 5-light windows (as above). 5-light transomed east and west windows. Chancel is treated with decorative timberwork, pargetting and enriched bargeboards to gables. Timber buttresses with finials are set diagonally. Interior: diagonally braced tie- beam roof trusses with scissor-braces supported on the south by enriched aisle posts. Pargetting to chancel and above baptistry. Alabaster bowl font on multiple colonnettes. Timber fittings include pierced screens and pulpit. Panelled reredos. Stained glass. The church has many of the qualities of charm and craftsmanship for which Taylor was renowned.

Listing NGR: SJ9333293544

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
212699
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.

End of official listing

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Date: 15 May 2004
Reference: IOE01/12264/04
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Adrian Shaw. Source Historic England Archive
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