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United Reformed Church, Forton

Description: United Reformed Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185486

OS Grid Reference: SD4882651222
OS Grid Coordinates: 348826, 451222
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9546, -2.7813

Location: 15 School Lane, Forton, Lancashire PR3 0AS

Locality: Forton
Local Authority: Wyre Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR3 0AS

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Listing Text

SD 45 SE
1/95 United Reformed Church

United Reformed (formerly Congregational) church, 1760 on site of church
of 1706-7, altered 1870 and 1920s. Sandstone rubble with slate M-roof.
Single storey. Facade has chamfered quoins, and one bay on each side of
gabled porch. Windows are tall with plain stone surrounds and round heads
with keystones and impost blocks. Each rises under a small gable. The
porch has a doorway with moulded pointed surround. The left-hand (east)
wall has twin gables and 2 windows similar to those at the front. Interior
has C18 pulpit, said to have come from St.Michael's on Wyre, of raised and
fielded panels and with a stair of slim turned balusters.

Listing NGR: SD4882651222

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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