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CHURCH OF ST PETER

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: CHURCH OF ST PETER

List entry Number: 1072887

Location

CHURCH OF ST PETER

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

County: Lancashire

District: Wyre

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Nether Wyresdale

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Apr-1967

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 185561

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

NETHER WYRESDALE SCORTON SD 54 NW 5/167 Church of St.Peter 17-4-1967 GV II Church, 1878-9 by Paley and Austin. Snecked sandstone rubble with red tile roofs and shingled spire. Comprises a west tower broached to a spire, a nave and chancel under continuous roof, a north aisle under a pitched roof, hipped where it abuts the hipped roof of the organ chamber, and a south porch. The tower has diagonal buttresses, and a stair projection on the south side. The bell openings have flat heads and are of 2 lights with reticulated tracery except for the southern one, which is of one light. The west window is of 3 cusped lights with moulded pointed head and spandrel decoration. The north tower doorway has a moulded pointed arch. The north aisle windows have pointed heads and reticulated tracery. They are of 3, 2, and 2 lights. Its west window is of 2 lights. On the south side, the nave has 3 windows of 3 lights, with pointed heads and flowing tracery. The chancel has 2 similar windows of lights. The upper part of the open porch is of timber and has carved tracery decoration. The east window is of 5 lights with pointed head and flowing tracery. Interior has 3-bay arcade with pointed arches moulded in 2 orders and with octagonal columns with capitals. The high pointed tower arch is moulded in 3 orders. The pointed chancel arch has attached columns as responds. The open timber nave roof has rafters with collars and braces, king posts braced to tie beams and to arch-braced collars, and a collar plate. The pews, choir stalls, and pulpit are carved with tracery decoration. There are twin sedilia with trefoiled heads and a piscina.

Listing NGR: SD5026648604

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National Grid Reference: SD 50266 48604

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