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Church of St Michael holy Trinity

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bolton-le-Sands, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.1028 / 54°6'9"N

Longitude: -2.7917 / 2°47'30"W

OS Eastings: 348329

OS Northings: 467720

OS Grid: SD483677

Mapcode National: GBR 8PY0.D0

Mapcode Global: WH841.24WL

Entry Name: Church of St Michael holy Trinity

Location: Bolton-le-Sands, Lancaster, Lancashire, LA5

County: Lancashire

District: Lancaster

Parish: Bolton-le-Sands

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Listing Date: 2 May 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

English Heritage Legacy ID: 181777

Source ID: 1071944

Listing Text

SD 48 67 BOLTON-LE-SANDS MAIN ROAD (WEST SIDE)

13/13 Church of St. Michael (or
2.5.1968 Holy Trinity)

II*

Church, with late C15th tower and nave arcade, nave of 1813 and chancel
of 1846. Rubble with south nave wall pebbledashed, sandstone ashlar
tower and slate roof. Comprises a nave, north aisle widened in 1880,
lower chancel, timbered south porch of 1880, and west tower. Tower of
3 stages with diagonal buttresses and battlemented parapet. Bell
openings of 3 pointed lights under a 4-centred head with hood mould.
Over the west door is a similar window. The west doorway, of 2 hollow-
chamfered orders, has a 2-centred head and hood. The south nave wall has
windows dating from the 1880 restoration with perpendicular tracery of
various descriptions. Interior has 5-bay arcade to nave and chancel
with octagonal piers and arches of 2 chamfered orders. Nave has a hammer-
beam roof with king posts, the chancel having scissor-braced rafters and
collars. Between the chancel and its aisle is a sandstone memorial to
Robert Cole (died 1642) with coat of arms and inscription 'It is supposed
that he lived above 100 years'.


Listing NGR: SD4832967720

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