TOWER TO FORMER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF ST COLUMBA

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1253001
Date first listed:
11-Oct-1993
Statutory Address:
TOWER TO FORMER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF ST COLUMBA, SMITHDOWN ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
TOWER TO FORMER PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH OF ST COLUMBA, SMITHDOWN ROAD

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

District:
Liverpool (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 38305 88505

Details

The following building shall be added:

SJ 3888 LIVERPOOL SMITHDOWN ROAD, Sefton Park

392-/34/10016 Tower to former Presbyterian Church of St. Columba

GV II

West tower to former Presbyterian Church. 1896-7. Red brick with yellow terracotta ornament and intermittent banding; gable-facing saddle-back roof of slate. Angle buttresses setting back to just below parapet. 5-light window with Perpendicular tracery to west face. Top stage with bell openings that consist of a flat-arched triplet to each face, with mullions and reticulated tracery heads. Broad weatherings to this 5-light opening and bell stage. Decorative parapet with blind tracery panels; gable end pierced by 2-light window with flat-arched tracery head. Finials to corners of parapets and apex of each gable. Diminutive fleche to centre ridge. Forms a group with no. 1 Greenbank, former lodge to Sefton Park (q.v.). The recent development attached to the ritual east of the tower is not included in the listing.

Listing NGR: SJ3830588505

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
436122
Legacy System:
LBS

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

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Date: 09 Jan 2003
Reference: IOE01/11221/21
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