CHURCH OF ST LUKE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1130685
Date first listed:
20-Dec-1983
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST LUKE, CHESTER ROAD

Map

Ordnance survey map of CHURCH OF ST LUKE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2020. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2020. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1130685.pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 30-Mar-2020 at 21:43:16.

Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST LUKE, CHESTER ROAD

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

District:
Cheshire West and Chester (Unitary Authority)
Parish:
Dunham-on-the-Hill
National Grid Reference:
SJ 47227 73075

Details

SJ 47SE DUNHAM ON THE HILL C.P. CHESTER ROAD (WEST SIDE)

5/15 Church of St Luke

II

Church. 1860-1 by James Harrison in early C14th style. Sandstone, slate roof. Nave and chancel with bellcote at west end. South porch, north and south vestries. 3 bay aisleless nave windows have pointed heads and reticulated tracery. 2-light nave windows have plain leaded lights. 4-light west window and 3-light east window have stained glass. Outer porch doorway has hood mould with returned stops. 3 niches within porch, one on left, 2 on right, have pointed heads. Chamfered plinth, angle buttresses, stone gable parapet, stone crosses at east end of nave and chancel. Interior: Timber screen has linenfold panelling. Pine pews. Octagonal stone font inscribed and dated 1863 has octagonal pedestal and base. Octagonal timber pulpit Panelled screen behind altar. Cross designed by G.G.Scott and made by Skidmore of Coventry. High Victorian style with heavy relief. Elaborate gilt cross, brought from above choir screen, Chester Cathedral 1921. Pevsner & Hubbard.

Listing NGR: SJ4722773075

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
55398
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Hubbard, E, The Buildings of England: Cheshire, (1971)

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

Images of England

Images of England was a photographic record of every listed building in England, created as a snap shot of listed buildings at the turn of the millennium. These photographs of the exterior of listed buildings were taken by volunteers between 1999 and 2008. The project was supported by the Heritage Lottery Fund.

Date: 25 Apr 2004
Reference: IOE01/11037/20
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Peter Sargeant. Source Historic England Archive
Archive image, may not represent current condition of site.
To view this image please use Firefox, Chrome, Safari, or Edge.

Your Contributions

Do you know more about this entry?

The following information has been contributed by users volunteering for our Enriching The List project. For small corrections to the List Entry please see our Minor Amendments procedure.

The information and images below are the opinion of the contributor, are not part of the official entry and do not represent the official position of Historic England. We have not checked that the contributions below are factually accurate. Please see our terms and conditions. If you wish to report an issue with a contribution or have a question please email [email protected].