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Church of Immanuel, Oswaldtwistle

Description: Church of Immanuel

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 183893

OS Grid Reference: SD7332426698
OS Grid Coordinates: 373324, 426698
Latitude/Longitude: 53.7360, -2.4059

Location: B6231, Accrington, Lancashire BB5 3QS

Locality: Oswaldtwistle
Local Authority: Hyndburn Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: BB5 3QS

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Listing Text

SD 72 NW
4/90 Church of Immanuel
- II

Church, 1836-7, by J.& T. Stones; enlarged 1866-7. Coursed squared sandstone,
and snecked rock-faced stone, slate roof. Cruciform plan: west tower, nave;
transepts and chancel with organ house and side chapel (1866-7). Simple
Early English style. Three-stage tower incorporating porch has diagonal
buttresses to 1st stage, door with pointed arch, narrow lancets in each side,
coupled belfry lancets, and pinnacles. Buttressed 4-bay nave has tall coupled
lancets, transepts have 2 lancets and chancel 3 lancets with traceried heads.
Interior: wide nave with flat ceiling and west gallery (c.1840), approached
by reflected pair of staircases; 3 pointed arches at east end (organ house,
chancel, side chapel); in north transept 2 stained glass windows in Morris
style (1897); traceried chancel screen to commemorate coronation of
King Edward VII; and traceried oak Organ Screen early C20.

Listing NGR: SD7409627519

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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