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Church of St Mark, Dukinfield

Description: Church of St Mark

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212456

OS Grid Reference: SJ9377498169
OS Grid Coordinates: 393774, 398169
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4802, -2.0953

Location: 37 Church Street, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside SK16 4FJ

Locality: Dukinfield
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: SK16 4FJ

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Listing Text

SJ 99 NW
(west side)
3/1 Church of
St. Mark
- II

Church. 1848-9. By Joseph Clarke for the Church
Commissioners; tower 1880-1 by J. Eaton and Sons. Snecked
stone, ashlar dressings and slate roof. Nave with aisles,
clerestory, porch and north-west tower; chancel with vestry
and organ chamber. 5-bay nave and aisles have paired
lancets, weathered buttresses (clasping at corners) and
circular clerestory lights. Porch in bay 2. 4-stage tower
with angle buttresses, lancet openings, clock faces and a
machicolated parapet with stepped merlons and grotesque
gargoyles. Coped gables with cross finials. Piers at the
east of the nave were formerly terminated in large pinnacles
which now form garden features. Interior: nave arcade has
alternating round and octagonal piers with moulded capitals
and bases. Double-chamfered chancel arch. Scissor-braced
roof trusses. Various timber fittings, stained glass and
alabaster font.

Listing NGR: SJ9377498169

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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