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

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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

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

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

Legacy System number:
185731
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

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

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: 16 Mar 2007
Reference: IOE01/16281/19
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