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Christ Church, Thurnham

Description: Christ Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 182294

OS Grid Reference: SD4485555929
OS Grid Coordinates: 344855, 455929
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9964, -2.8427

Location: B5290, Thurnham, Lancashire LA2 0AY

Locality: Thurnham
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 0AY

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Listing Text


7/224 Christ Church


- II

Church, 1840, with later C19th chancel. Sandstone rubble with
slate roof. Comprises a nave with lower chancel. North wall of
4 bays separated by buttresses. Right-hand bay has single lancet.
Other bays have triple stepped lancets. South nave wall similar.
Chancel north wall has 2 bays with windows of 2 lights with
plate tracery. East end 3-sided with central triple stepped
lancet. West end has angle buttresses-, bellcote, 3 lancers, and
a doorway with pointed head. Interior has west gallery, nave
roof of bolted scissor-braced trusses, and chancel roof with
raised tie beams, king posts, and arch-braced collars.

Listing NGR: SD4485555929

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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