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Church of St Paul, Walkden, Worsley

Description: Church of St Paul, Walkden

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 212000

OS Grid Reference: SD7388903043
OS Grid Coordinates: 373889, 403043
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5234, -2.3953

Location: 10 Old Vicarage Gardens, Manchester M28 3JR

Locality: Worsley
County: Salford
Country: England
Postcode: M28 3JR

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Listing Text

SD 70 SW
(north side)
1/42 Church of St. Paul,
- Walkden

Church. 1848 with north aisle of 1881-9 and restoration of
1904. By William Young. Snecked stone with slate and clay
tile roof. Nave, clerestory, aisles and chancel with south-
west tower. Gothic Revival. 6-bay nave and aisles with
projecting plinth and plain buttresses. Each bay has a
lancet aisle window and a quatrefoil clerestory windows. 2-
bay chancel with 3-light east window. Coped gables with
cross finials. West door with nail-head enriched arch and
two 2-light plate-tracery windows above. 3-stage tower with
south door, angled weathered buttresses, clock-faces, 2-
light belfry openings an octagonal corner stair turret and a
coped parapet above a corbel table. Interior: double-
chamfered nave arcade on alternating circular and octagonal
columns. Hammer-beam nave roof springs from carved angelic
corbels. Rafter chancel roof. Stone and timber fittings
include stalls and a chancel screen of c.1910. Mosaic

Listing NGR: SD7388903043

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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