CHURCH OF ST JAMES

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1073009
Date first listed:
19-Aug-1988
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST JAMES, CHURCH LANE

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST JAMES, CHURCH LANE

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

County:
Lancashire
District:
West Lancashire (District Authority)
Parish:
Wrightington
National Grid Reference:
SD 52638 13615

Details

WRIGHTINGTON CHURCH LANE SD 51 SW 5/95 Church of St James - II

Church. 1857 by E.G. Paley. Snecked sandstone rubble with slate roof. Comprises a nave, south aisle and porch, and lower chancel. West wall has wheel window and gabled bellcote. North wall of nave of 4 bays which have paired lancets and are separated by buttresses. South aisle has 3 bays to east of porch with similar windows. Outer porch doorway is chamfered in 2 orders. Chancel has 2 lancet windows to south and triple stepped lancets at east. Interior: 4-bay arcade of pointed arches chamfered in 2 orders springing from alternate round and octagonal piers. Open timber roof.

Listing NGR: SD5263813615

Legacy

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Legacy System number:
357871
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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