ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH OF SAINT JOHN SOUTHWORTH AND ATTACHED PRESBYTERY

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1074095
Date first listed:
27-Feb-1984
Statutory Address:
ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH OF SAINT JOHN SOUTHWORTH AND ATTACHED PRESBYTERY, PRESTON NEW ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
ROMAN CATHOLIC CHURCH OF SAINT JOHN SOUTHWORTH AND ATTACHED PRESBYTERY, PRESTON NEW ROAD

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

County:
Lancashire
District:
South Ribble (District Authority)
Parish:
Samlesbury
National Grid Reference:
SD 59353 30319

Details

SD 53SE SAMLESBURY off PRESTON NEW ROAD

1/97 Roman Catholic Church of - Saint John Southworth and attached presbytery

- II

Chapel with presbytery under one roof, dated 1818. Rubble, stone quoins and dressings, slate roof hipped at west end which is presbytery. Chapel of rectangular plan; entrance at east end in round-headed doorway with stone jambs, a stone tablet above it lettered:- HOLINESS BESEEMETH THY HOUSE O LORD AT ALL TIMES. PS. 92 1818

Stone band, from which rise 4 windows in each side (and 2 in the east gable, which are now blocked), all stilted lunettes with radiating glazing bars. Presbytery of 2 storeys and 3 bays, symmetrical, facade of scored stucco, moulded stone doorcase with semi-circular fan light (a modern glazed porch attached); all windows sashed with glazing bars. Hipped roof with chimney on the hip, another on the ridge behind, and a belfry on the apex. Interior of chapel: a simple shell with flat ceiling; east gallery on 2 iron columns; a rear wall behind altar has a large framing recess with wide depressed arch flanked by Ionic columns bearing a dentilled cornice and frieze lettered "ECCE PANIS ANGELORUM", altar surrounded by curved communion rail with stick balusters.

Listing NGR: SD5935330319

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
358002
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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Date: 20 Jul 2000
Reference: IOE01/00117/19
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