CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1271360
Date first listed:
16-Jan-1981
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS, ORTON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST MICHAEL AND ALL ANGELS, ORTON ROAD

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

District:
Manchester (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 81344 90378

Details

MANCHESTER

SJ89SW ORTON ROAD, Northenden 698-1/8/782 (East side) 16/01/81 Church of St Michael and All Angels

GV II*

Church. 1937, by N.F.Cachemaille-Day. Red brick in English bond with some stone dressings (roof concealed). Star-shaped plan formed by the diagonal intersection of 2 unequal squares, plus a wide rectangular narthex enclosing the west end. The main vessel is a lofty structure with plain walls, sill-band carried round, and plain parapet, except for the upper part of each side of the cardinal projections, which have windows in tall intersecting Romanesque arcading with Y-tracery, all in brick, with a central pilaster strip rising to a moulded cornice. Large plain cross rising from roof. The single-storey flat-roofed narthex has coupled plain rectangular doorways in the centre and 3 narrow rectangular lancets to each side. Interior (as reported 16.01.81): ingenious plan with lofty columns supporting flat ribbed roof. Forms group with Rectory attached to south side (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SJ8134490378

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
454833
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: 14 Feb 2002
Reference: IOE01/03169/12
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