Description: Church of St Wilfrid
Date Listed: 22 November 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 183009
OS Grid Reference: SD6009537453
OS Grid Coordinates: 360095, 437453
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8318, -2.6078
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SD 63 NW LONGRIDGE DERBY ROAD
7/123 Church of St. Wilfrid
Roman Catholic. Church, 1880s, by Withnell of Preston (Pevsner). Snecked sandstone rubble
with slate roof. Comprises a nave with clearstorey, lower chancel at the
west end with polygonal apse, east porch and north-east tower. The tower
has an octagonal stone spire, angle buttresses, 2 lancet bell openings on
each face, lancet windows, and a moulded doorway in the north wall. The
aisle windows are chamfered lancets. Those to the clearstorey have plate
tracery, the west windows and those to the apse having geometric tracery.
Interior of little architectural interest, having 7-bay arcades with round
columns and 2-centred arches, and an open timber roof with arch-braced
Listing NGR: SD6009537453
Source: English Heritage
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