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Church of St James, Stalybridge

Description: Church of St James

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 212609

OS Grid Reference: SJ9810499845
OS Grid Coordinates: 398104, 399845
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4953, -2.0300

Location: 414 Huddersfield Road, Ashton-under-Lyne, Tameside SK15 2PT

Locality: Stalybridge
County: Tameside
Country: England
Postcode: SK15 2PT

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Listing Text

(east side)

4/148 Church of
St. James

- II

Church. 1861-3. G and J Shaw of Saddleworth. Rock-faced
stone, ashlar dressings and slate roof. Nave, north porch,
north-east tower, south aisle and chancel. 5-bay nave and
south aisle with projecting plinth, weathered buttresses
(diagonal at corners). 3-light windows, 5-light east and 4-
light west all with geometrical tracery. 3-stage tower with
castellated corner stair turret, projecting plinth, clasping
buttresses, quatrefoil second stage window, lancet belfry
openings and a prominent broach spire. Interior: chamfered-
arch nave arcade on octagonal columns with moulded capitals.
Arch-braced roof trusses. Carved timber reredos and pulpit.
Stained glass.

Listing NGR: SJ9810499845

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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