CHURCH OF ST MARY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1068721
Date first listed:
08-Sep-1967
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARY, A 595

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MARY, A 595

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

County:
Cumbria
District:
Copeland (District Authority)
Parish:
Whicham
National Park:
LAKE DISTRICT
National Grid Reference:
SD 13494 82696

Details

WHICHAM A595 SD 18 SW (north side) 14/76 Church of St Mary 8.9.67 - II Church. Probably C12 in origin with C17 east window and 1858 transept and restoration. Roughcast stone with ashlar dressings and slate roof. Single vessel nave and chancel with north vestry and transept. Coped gables. South elevation has 3 single-chamfered 2-light plate tracery windows; gabled porch has elliptical-arched opening and C12 inner single-chamfered entrance, lancet to east. Blocked pointed entrance to chancel. West 3-light traceried window; window of 2 elliptical-headed lights to vestry under catslide roof, similar 3-light north window and entrance with sunk ogee to lintel. East gable end has straight-headed double-chamfered mullioned window of 3 elliptical-headed lights, probably C17. Gabled transept has quoins with 2 north lancets, return lancets. Interior has box pews, 3 posts with arch braces to transept. Pulpit has tracery panels with balustrade over. Good C19 stained glass. Some headstones to east wall.



Listing NGR: SD1349482696

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
76376
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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Date: 05 May 2002
Reference: IOE01/02675/30
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