CHURCH OF ST JAMES THE GREAT

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1072791

Date first listed: 30-Nov-1984

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST JAMES THE GREAT, BACUP ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF ST JAMES THE GREAT, BACUP ROAD

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

County: Lancashire

District: Rossendale (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: SD 83242 21861

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History

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Details

SD 82 SW RAWTENSTALL BACUP ROAD Waterfoot

6/153 Church of St. James the Great - - II

Church, 1863-5, by Robinson and Stephens (Pevsner). Rock-faced sandstone with string courses, slate roof. Nave on north-south axis, south-west steeple, west aisle, chancel. In C13 style. Three-stage tower has angle buttresses, 3-light window, clock-faces at top stage, broach spire with belfry lucarnes to the cardinal sides. Gable of nave to road has arched doorway with 2 orders of moulding, a 3-light plate-traceried window above; 4-bay buttressed side wall of nave has in 2nd bay a gabled porch with steeply pitched roof, moulded arched doorway with shafts, and plate-traceried 2-light windows; 2-bay chancel has stepped 3-light "east" window. Interior: 3-bay arcade on short columns with moulded caps; chancel arch with demi-columns; arch-braced roof; baptistery in base of tower.

Listing NGR: SD8324221861

Legacy

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Legacy System number: 185731

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: South Lancashire, (1969)

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