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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: 1208257



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


District: Liverpool

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Jun-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 359085

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SJ 3992 22/745

MILL LANE (south side), L12

Church of St. James


Church, 1845-6, E. Welch; Chancel, 1879, W. & J. Hay. West tower (ritual west is actual north), 5-bay nave, transepts and chancel flanked by chapel and vestry. 3-stage tower has angle buttresses. West entrance has two orders with carved tympanum and hood mould with head stops; gableted roundel over, a lancet over, then weathering to battered bell stage with paired louvred bell opening. Lombard frieze and pyramidal roof. To south is later round baptistry with lancets, gabled entrance and Lombard frieze. Nave has lancets with shafts and hood moulds with head stops between gabled buttresses; weathered sill band and Lombard frieze to parapet. Transepts have 3 stepped lancets with roundel over, angle buttresses with panelled pinnacles. One bay of old chancel then north chapel of 5 lancets, gabled porch, 2 light east window with rounded. Chancel east window has 5 lancets taller central one flanked by roundels. South chapel as north but vestry with canted end, straight headed windows and porch with rounded over entrance. Gabled south porch of 2 orders. Roof has 2 flat-topped dormers with 5 cusped lights, also to 1st bay of chancel. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SJ3939392699

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National Grid Reference: SJ 39393 92699


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