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Wirral (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 28049 83207


WIRRAL BARNSTON ROAD SJ 28 SE (west side) Barnston 5/291 Christ Church


Church. 1870-1. By G.E. Street. Rock-faced stone with ashlar dressings and tile roof. Nave, chancel, and north vestry, later vestry to west. Nave has sill course and coped west gable, eastern weathered buttresses. Windows of 3 stepped trefoil-headed lights; single light opposite north-west gabled porch with return entrance. West end has has flat-roofed vestry with 3 trefoil-headed lights. 2 windows of 2 lights with plate tracery flank gabled buttress supporting simple octagonal bell cote. 2-bay chancel has cusped lights and 3-light east window with simple tracery. Vestry under lean-to roof has cusped lights and doors with strap hinges. Interior has arch-braced collar roof. Chancel arch dies into jambs, timber traceried screen on stone base with trefoil frieze, coving with Tudor flower, pulpit has traceried panels. Interesting C19 glass to south. C20 octagonal font has frieze to base of bowl. Chancel has organ loft to north, south window with splayed recess below, cusped niches to splays. Traceried altar rail.

Listing NGR: SJ2804983207


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This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

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Date: 24 Aug 2000
Reference: IOE01/02200/15
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