British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Congregational Church, Goosnargh

Description: Congregational Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 185923

OS Grid Reference: SD5475039828
OS Grid Coordinates: 354750, 439828
Latitude/Longitude: 53.8527, -2.6893

Location: Silk Mill Lane, Goosnargh, Lancashire PR3 2LJ

Locality: Goosnargh
Local Authority: Preston City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: PR3 2LJ

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Explore more of the area around Goosnargh, Lancashire at Explore Britain.

Listing Text

Congregational Church


Congregational church, dated 1826 on doorhead. Squared sandstone with scored
render on sides and rear, slate roof. Small rectangular single cell, gable to
road. Symmetrical; prominent quoins, 1st floor sill band; at ground floor
a round-headed doorway with imposts, a panelled door, plain fanlight, and an
inscription on the head "ERECTED A.D. 1826"; at 1st floor 2 round-headed
windows with altered glazing. Right side wall has 2 larger but similar
windows, left side has one, and a side extension for a school or meeting room,
rear has one round-headed window. Interior: pitch pine furnishings including
raised and panelled minister's desk with side stairs, panelled dado behind
this; west gallery with panelled front supported by 2 slim iron columns with
foliated heads.

Listing NGR: SD5475039828

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.