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Church of St Luke, Winmarleigh

Description: Church of St Luke

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185575

OS Grid Reference: SD4710547978
OS Grid Coordinates: 347105, 447978
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9252, -2.8070

Location: Church Lane, Winmarleigh, Lancashire PR3 0LA

Locality: Winmarleigh
Local Authority: Wyre Borough Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR3 0LA

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Listing Text

SD 44 NE
4/181 Church of St Luke
- II
Church, 1876 by Paley and Austin. Sandstone rubble with red tile
roof. Comprises a nave with continuous chancel, a south porch, south
organ chamber, north chapel and north vestry. Chapel and organ chamber
are under pitched roofs. Windows have flowing tracery of various
designs. Those to the nave have pointed heads. West window of 2
lights. South nave wall of 2 bays with windows of 3 and 2 lights.
North nave wall similar. South chancel window of 2 lights with flat
head. East window of 3 lights under a pointed head. Chapel and organ
chamber have windows with flat heads and are both of 2 bays. The
north chapel, although in the same style, may be a late C19 addition.
Porch of timber on low stone side walls. Between nave and chancel
is a timber bellcote with boarded spire. Interior plastered, with
extensive late C19 stencil decoration. The nave roof has arch-braced
rafters each with collar and king post. Between nave and chancel
are 2 trusses of similar design. The chancel and the area between
trusses have boarded waggon roofs with stencil decoration. To north
and south there are 2-bay arcades with moulded pointed arches springing
from central clustered columns. The piscina has a trefoiled head.

Listing NGR: SD4710547978

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Source: English Heritage

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