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Saint Paul's Church, Bury

Description: Saint Paul's Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 210737

OS Grid Reference: SD8137211080
OS Grid Coordinates: 381372, 411080
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5960, -2.2829

Location: 24 Sanderson Street, Bury BL9 6AE

Locality: Bury
County: Bury
Country: England
Postcode: BL9 6AE

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Listing Text

- St Paul's Church

- II

1838-42, by John Harper of York, on land given by 13th Earl of Derby, partly through
donations from O O Walker and Thomas Openshaw. C13 style. Finely-cut honey and
grey sandstone in wide courses. Nearly rectangular in plan, the west tower protruding
slightly, the chancel of equal height to the nave. Leanto aisles and clerestory
have paired lancet windows. West front has gabled doorway between buttresses, with
single lancet in leanto wings; upper stages of tower has tall paired lancets to each
face and spiky pinnacles. Interior has flat ceiling above tall, slender arcades.

Listing NGR: SD8137211080

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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