CHURCH OF OUR LADY

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1147435

Date first listed: 22-Nov-1983

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF OUR LADY, PRESTON ROAD

Map

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Location

Statutory Address: CHURCH OF OUR LADY, PRESTON ROAD

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

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley (District Authority)

Parish: Longridge

National Grid Reference: SD 59723 34885

Summary

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History

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Details

SD 53 SE LONGRIDGE PRESTON ROAD

10/129 Church of Our Lady

II

Roman Catholic Church, 1856 by I. & C. Hansom (Pevsner). Rock-faced sandstone with steep slate roof. Comprises a seven-bay nave and one-bay chancel with continuous steep slate roof. The bays are separated by buttresses with offsets. The nave windows are of 2 pointed lights with a quatrefoil over. The chancel is lit by 2 narrow windows with cusped lights and a trefoil. The entrance is in the 6th bay from the east, through a doorway with moulded surround and 2-centred head. In the east wall is a window with geometrical tracery. The west wall has diagonal buttresses, with a central buttress with offsets partly supporting an open octagonal bellcote on a square base with an octagonal pointed stone cap. Inside there is a west gallery of pitch pine with organ, a chancel arch of 2 chamfered orders, a carved stone reredos, and an open timber roof with very slender scissor-braced trusses. The glass in the east window is said to be by Hardman (Pevsner).



Listing NGR: SD5972334885

Legacy

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

Legacy System number: 183015

Legacy System: LBS

Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: South Lancashire, (1969)

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