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Church of Saint Anne, Sale

Description: Church of Saint Anne

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 212922

OS Grid Reference: SJ7952491609
OS Grid Coordinates: 379524, 391609
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4209, -2.3096

Location: 1 Church Rd E, Trafford M33 3EB

Locality: Sale
County: Trafford
Country: England
Postcode: M33 3EB

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Listing Text


3/163 Church of
- Saint Anne

- II

Church. 1854 by William Hayley but much altered and enlarged in
1860, and in 1864 and 1887 by John Lowe; Baptistery 1960.
Rock-faced stone, ashlar dressings and slate roof. Nave with
aisles, north-west tower, west baptistery transepts: chancel
with vestrys and organ chamber. Projecting plinth, sill
mould, coped parapet and gables with kneelers. Victorian
Gothic. 4-bay aisles and nave which each have a pitched
roof. Each bay has a 2 or 3-light window with curvili near
tracery and a weathered buttress. The semi-octagonal
baptistery is of 1 storey and has crocketed pinnacles. 2-
stage tower with diagonal buttresses with enriched gablets,
2-light belfry openings, enriched eaves band, castellated
parapet, heavy corner pinnacles and a spire with lucarnes
and weather-cock. The transepts have a raked parapet, the
north with a 3-light window under a crocketed ogee
hoodmould. 2-bay chancel and l-bay sanctuary with 5-light
east window and bold pinnacles. Interior: double-chamfered
nave arcade on twin thin cast iron columns (1854) with
enriched capitals having a pierced cast iron valence. Arch-
braced collar roof trusses with arcading. Quadripartite
vault over crossing. Replacement organ in north transept.
Carved timber pulpit, choir stalls and altar table. Stained
glass and remnants of wall paintings.

Listing NGR: SJ7952491609

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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