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Church of St George, Mossley

Description: Church of St George

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 212591

OS Grid Reference: SD9688702230
OS Grid Coordinates: 396887, 402230
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5167, -2.0484

Location: Fox Platt Road, Mossley, Tameside OL5 0JS

Locality: Mossley
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: OL5 0JS

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Listing Text

(south side)

1/130 Church of
22.11.66 St. George


Church. 1879, porch/tower 1887. A.H. Davies-Colley. Rock-
faced stone with slate roof. Nave, clerestory and aisles,
chancel and north-east tower. 5-bay nave and aisles have
projecting plinth, weathered buttresses, 2-light aisle
windows, triangular-headed 3-light clerestory windows and
coped gables with kneelers and finials. 3-stage castellated
tower with corner stair turret, set back weathered and
gableted buttresses, north door with lancet windows above,
clock-faces to second stage, two 2-light belfry openings
with triangular pilasters and corner pinnacles. Interior:
west gallery, chamfered arch nave arcades on circular
columns with moulded bases and capitals, tie-beam roof
trusses. Carved ast upper reredos in enriched recesses.
Timber fittings. Stained glass, some by F. Commere and
J. Capronnier.

Listing NGR: SD9688702230

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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