CHURCH OF ST PHILIP

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1386165
Date first listed:
31-Jan-1952
Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST PHILIP, ST PHILIPS PLACE, SALFORD, M3 6FR

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Location

Statutory Address:
CHURCH OF ST PHILIP, ST PHILIPS PLACE, SALFORD, M3 6FR

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

District:
Salford (Metropolitan Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SJ 82640 98619

Details

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 02/02/2018

SJ8298NE 949-1/19/92

SALFORD ST PHILIP'S PLACE (North side) Church of St Philip

31/01/52

II* Formerly known as: Church of St Philip BANK PLACE. Anglican church. 1825. By Sir Robert Smirke. Ashlar, roof not visible. Neo-classical style. Undivided plan, with Ionic portico advanced to south with round bell-tower over.

EXTERIOR: expressed as two storeys for galleried interior. Symmetrical south front has central projecting bow-fronted porch with Ionic colonnade and balustraded parapet. Central door in simple Doric architrave flanked by round-arched windows. Above the parapet, the bell-tower rises: engaged fluted shafts with stripped-down Corinthian capitals carry cornice. Narrower upper stage has plain pilasters each side of round-arched openings (alternately blind), and domed stone cap. Further doors each side of portico, then three bays, with upper round-arched windows linked by continuous string course and sill-band over square lower windows in moulded architraves.

Three-bay east end with slightly advanced outer bays housing doorways with round-arched windows over. Tripartite pedimented window in central bay. North wall of nine bays with upper round-arched windows linked by continuous sill-band and string course. West front has advanced central bay with pediment, and three doorways, the central door having entablature carried on console brackets. Three round-arched windows above, part blind. Round-arched windows in outer bays, over blind lower windows.

INTERIOR not inspected. The church is a reproduction of Smirke's Church of St Mary, Wyndham Place, London.

Listing NGR: SJ8264098619

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
471589
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: 25 Sep 1999
Reference: IOE01/01750/33
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