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Church of St Wilfrid, Longridge

Description: Church of St Wilfrid

Grade: II
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

Location: 1 St Wilfrid's Terrace, Longridge, Lancashire PR3 3FJ

Locality: Longridge
Local Authority: Ribble Valley Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR3 3FJ

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Listing Text


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

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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