CHRIST CHURCH

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1067969
Date first listed:
27-Nov-1967
Date of most recent amendment:
14-Jul-1987
Statutory Address:
CHRIST CHURCH, MANCHESTER ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHRIST CHURCH, MANCHESTER ROAD

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

District:
Tameside (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 92006 95477

Details

DENTON MANCHESTER ROAD SJ 99 NW (south side)

4/48 Christ Church 27/11/67 (formerly listed as Church of Christ)

G.V. II

Church. 1848-53. By G.G.Scott for the Church Commissioners. Hammer-dressed stone with slate roof. Nave and aisles (no clerestory) each under a pitched roof. North-west tower, chancel. Gothic revival. Plain exterior has 4-bay aisles with projecting plinth and weathered buttresses placed at corners only. Each bay has a 2-light window with plate tracery. Similar windows to 3-bay nave but with hoodmoulds and carved stops. 4-light east window and 3-light west window with geometrical tracery. Coped gables with finials. The 3-stage tower has bold angled buttresses, an arched door beneath a gable, lancet openings at second stage, paired lancet belfry openings with clock faces above, and a broach spire with lucarnes Interior: double-chamfered nave arcade with alternating circular and octagonal columns with moulded capitals and bases. Arch-braced roof trusses spring from carved corbels Waggon roof to chancel. Alabaster font and pulpit. Stained glass. Timber fittings. The 2 west bays and the north aisle have been partitioned off in C20.

Listing NGR: SJ9200695477

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
212701
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: 23 Apr 2006
Reference: IOE01/15555/15
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Brian Lomas. Source Historic England Archive
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