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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: 1162972



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


District: Wigan

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 15-Nov-1966

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 213486

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GOLBORNE SLAG LANE SJ 69 NW (south-east side) 5/18 Church of 15/11/66 St. Luke G.V. II Church. Nave 1732, transepts 1771, alterations 1813, chancel probably of 1856 and tower 1862. Flemish bond brick with slate roof. 3-bay nave with rusticated quoins and round- headed windows with keystones, impost blocks, Y-tracery and raised brick panels below the sills. l-bay transepts with similar windows, the south with two lunette windows. Elementary Venetian windows to each side of chancel which has a C20 vestry added to north. The west tower replaces the original cupola and conceals the original pedimented door surround which is dated 1732; It has 4 stages, castellations, diagonal buttresses and uses Romanesque detailing to the round-arched door and window openings. The clock face is dated 1862. Interior: 2 of the 3 original galleries have been removed along with the box pews and C18 font. The remaining gallery is panelled, has dentilled enrichment and supports the organ loft. Fittings are generally C20. Stained glass. Original studded oak door. Roof structure replaced in C19. Romanesque enrichment to chancel arch.

Listing NGR: SJ6157197784

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National Grid Reference: SJ 61571 97784


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