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List Entry Summary

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


List entry Number: 1386145



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


District: Salford

District Type: Metropolitan Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 18-Jan-1980

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 471569

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SJ89NW LIVERPOOL STREET 949-1/4/70 (South side) 18/01/80 Church of St Luke


Parish church. 1865, the chancel chapel added 1875. By George Gilbert Scott. Coursed sandstone rubble with plain-tiled roof. Gothic style with nave with clerestory and aisles. EXTERIOR: lower chancel with semicircular apse and attached chapels to N and S with parallel ridges and end gables. Projecting gabled porch to N. Slim tower over W end with angle buttresses and bell chamber lights with paired lancets. Brooch spire above with lucarnes. Nave of 4 bays, with paired lancets to aisles with foiled circular windows to clerestory. Paired lancets between buttresses to apse, and similar to side chapels but with plate tracery. Stone plinth with continuous sill-band. INTERIOR: quatrefoil piers to arcade, and apse with arcading alternating stained glass windows by Kempe and painted panels over panelled dado. East window possibly by Hardman. Tower supported internally by large circular columns with carved capitals. (The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: South Lancashire: Harmondsworth: 1969-: 395).

Listing NGR: SJ8001398621

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: South Lancashire, (1969), 395

National Grid Reference: SJ 80013 98621


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