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Christ Church, Chadderton

Description: Christ Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 212404

OS Grid Reference: SD9087404075
OS Grid Coordinates: 390874, 404075
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5333, -2.1391

Location: 202 Block Lane, Chadderton OL9 7BF

Locality: Chadderton
County: Oldham
Country: England
Postcode: OL9 7BF

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Listing Text

(north-west side)
7/1 Christ Church
Church. 1870. By H. Ainley. Rock-faced stone with slate and
copper roofs. Nave with clerestory, aisles, south-east tower
and chancel. Gothic revival. 5-bay nave and aisles with
projecting plinth. Each bay has a weathered buttress and a
2-light window with geometrical tracery (and a door in the
west bay). Circular and cusped clerestory windows. Coped
gables. 4-stage castellated tower with angled weathered
buttresses, door with colonnettes, cusped lancet windows,
quatrefoil windows and 2-light belfry openings and a square
stair turret topped by a spirelet. 2-bay chancel with 5-
light east window. 5-light west window. Interior: chamfered
nave arcade arches on clustered columns. Timber fittings.
Stained glass. Mosaic walls and floor to chancel. C20
ceiling conceals the nave roof structure.

Listing NGR: SD9087404075

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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