BLUNDELLSANDS UNITED REFORMED CHURCH

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1257343
Date first listed:
20-Dec-1996
Statutory Address:
BLUNDELLSANDS UNITED REFORMED CHURCH, WARREN ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
BLUNDELLSANDS UNITED REFORMED CHURCH, WARREN ROAD

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

District:
Sefton (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 30672 99636

Details

CROSBY

SJ39NW WARREN ROAD, Blundellsands 778-1/3/145 (South side) Blundellsands United Reformed Church

GV II

Presbyterian church, now United Reformed Church. 1904-5, by WG Fraser and A Thornely. Snecked red sandstone in large blocks, green slate roofs. STYLE: Free Perpendicular. PLAN: nave on north-south axis with short chancel, east and west transepts, north-east tower and north-west stair-turret and cloakroom. EXTERIOR: the square 3-stage tower, with angle buttresses, has a 2-centred arched west doorway with double-chamfered surround and a hoodmould, 2 small lancets to the 2nd stage, tall coupled round-headed 2-light windows to the 3rd stage and a stepped and pierced embattled parapet. The gable of the nave has 3 small rectangular windows below a large 2-centred arched window of 1:3:1 lights with free tracery in the head, and gable coping carried round as a parapet which is then stepped and ramped down to the stair-turret. The latter, designed as a set-back 2-storey wing with 3-sided west end, has a doorway in the north side and tall cross-windows in the end; and in the angle is a polygonal single-storey cloakroom which has mullioned 2-light windows, a parapet and steep polygonal slate roof with a finial. INTERIOR: narrow transverse passage-aisles, with moulded 2-centred arches on octagonal columns; wooden wagon ceiling; west gallery; good First World War memorial window in chancel.



Listing NGR: SJ3067299636

This List entry has been amended to add the source for War Memorials Register. This source was not used in the compilation of this List entry but is added here as a guide for further reading, 30 October 2017.

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
464005
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Websites
War Memorials Register, accessed 30 October 2017 from http://www.iwm.org.uk/memorials/item/memorial/15139

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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