CHRIST CHURCH

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1356680
Date first listed:
30-Mar-1966
Date of most recent amendment:
02-Sep-1987
Statutory Address:
CHRIST CHURCH, BOLTON ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHRIST CHURCH, BOLTON ROAD

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

District:
Salford (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SD 78197 02219

Details

SWINTON & PENDLEBURY BOLTON ROAD SD 70 SE (south west side) 2/5 Christ Church (formerly listed under Pendlebury 30/3/66 Road) - II

Church. 1859 by Corson with tower of 1861 by G. F. Bodley. Rock-faced stone with slate roof. Wide nave with small chancel and north-west tower/porch. Gothic revival. 6-bay nave with projecting plinth and weathered buttresses. Each bay has a 2-light window with plate tracery. Large roof broken only by dormer windows and vents. 3-bay chancel with 3 lancet windows, diagonal buttresses and a 3-light east window. The 4-stage tower dominates the otherwise plain design. It is tall and square with an unusual saddle roof and has weathered diagonal buttresses on the north side only. Pointed doorway below second stage lancet. Blind cusped openings in the third stage and 3 lancet belfry openings in arched recesses with attached columns belfry. Interior: arch-braced collar roof trusses on gigantic carved stone corbels. Carved stone font, pulpit and reredos. Timber fittings and stained glass.

Listing NGR: SD7819702219

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
211959
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.

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