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Church of St. Mary, Saddleworth

Description: Church of St. Mary

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212250

OS Grid Reference: SE0023604042
OS Grid Coordinates: 400236, 404042
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5330, -1.9979

Location: 1 St Mary's Crest, Saddleworth, Oldham OL3 7DT

Locality: Saddleworth
County: Oldham
Country: England
Postcode: OL3 7DT

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Listing Text

SE 00 SW (south-west
6/229 Church of
- St. Mary
- II
Church. 1875. By. G. Shaw for the Buckleys of Holly Ville.
Rock-faced stone with slate roof. Nave and chancel with
north-west tower. Gothic revival. 5-bay nave has projecting
plinth. Each bay has a weathered buttress and a 2-light
window. The eastern-most bay on the south side is gabled and
has a rose window. Gabled vestry and organ chambers on
either side of the chancel which has a 3-light east window.
4-light west window with geometrical tracery. Coped gables
with cross finials. 3-stage tower has angled weathered
buttresses, clock faces and paired windows in the belfry
stage and a broach spire above a dogtooth-enriched band.
Interior: arch-braced roof trusses and enriched chancel
arch. Timber fittings, stone font and stained glass by F.
Commere and J. Capronnier, and T. F. Curtis.

Listing NGR: SE0023604042

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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