CHRIST CHURCH

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1075179
Date first listed:
14-Mar-1975
Date of most recent amendment:
19-Jun-1985
Statutory Address:
CHRIST CHURCH, KENSINGTON

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHRIST CHURCH, KENSINGTON

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

District:
Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 36775 90958

Details

SJ 3690 KENSINGTON L7

28/671 Christ Church (formerly listed 14.3.75 under Kensington Road)

- II

Church, now used as furniture warehouse. 1870. W. & G. Audsley in Italian Romanesque style. Dark red brick with bands of blue and orange brick and stone. 5-bay nave with aisles under lean-to roofs. North west tower. One-bay chancel with transepts. Aisles have paired round-headed windows between pilaster strips and corbel table. Triple clerestory windows. West end has window of 3 lights with colonnettes and rose window over. Tower has entrance with central column and round tympanum. 2 storeys of lancets and bell stage with paired round-headed lights with louvres under relieving arch; top cornice. Chancel has east window of 3 stepped lights, transepts have 3 round-headed lights with rose window over, that to south probably organ loft. Interior has arcade with granite columns with Byzantine capitals and unchamfered arcades. Much brick polychromy. Many windows now blocked (1984). King-post roof with arch- braced tie beams.

Listing NGR: SJ3677590958

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
214348
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: 14 Jul 2000
Reference: IOE01/01696/32
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Frank Edge. Source Historic England Archive
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