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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.


List entry Number: 1086589



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

County: Cumbria

District: Copeland

District Type: District Authority

Parish: St. Bridget Beckermet

National Park: LAKE DISTRICT

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Jul-1989

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 76365

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ST BRIDGET BECKERMET A595 NY 00 NW (north side) Calderbridge 3/65 Church of St Bridget GV II Church. 1842. By E Sharpe. Ashlar with slate roof and tile ridge. Nave, west tower, long transepts and short chancel with lean-to north vestry and south organ loft. Coped gables with kneelers, corbelled eaves. Lancet windows. 3-bay nave has lancets alternating with slender buttresses. Tower has diagonal buttresses; stopped triple lancets to north and west, lean-to porch with pointed entrance to south, 2 louvred lancet bell openings, coped corbelled parapet and pinnacles. Transepts have diagonal buttresses and stepped triple lancets, 2 to west returns. Chancel has stepped triple lancets and diagonal buttresses. Long lean-to bays have 2 stepped lancets each; jointed entrances. Interior has braced tie beam and king post trusses. Tower arch has gallery. Candle sconces to walls. East window by Holiday to thomas Irwin, the founder (died 1877). Chancel north and south Commandment boards.

Listing NGR: NY0418106037

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National Grid Reference: NY 04181 06037


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