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Church of St Ann, Stretford

Description: Church of St Ann

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 212972

OS Grid Reference: SJ7991794655
OS Grid Coordinates: 379917, 394655
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4483, -2.3038

Location: Cross Street, Trafford M32 0HE

Locality: Stretford
County: Trafford
Country: England
Postcode: M32 0HE

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Listing Text

SJ 79 SE
(SJ 7994 NE) (south-east side)
5/14 Church of
St. Ann
Roman Catholic Church. 1862-7. By Edward Welby Pugin. Rock-faced
stone with slate roof. Nave, aisle passages, north-west
tower and small polygonal apse. 9-bay nave and aisles with
projecting plinth, weathered buttresses, 2-light aisle
windows with Geometrical tracery and circular clerestory
windows with carved stops to hoodmoulds. Apse below
continuation of nave roof has similar windows to aisle on
each face but below gablets. Plain water spouts. West rose
window incorporates a Crucifixus. West door. 3-stage tower
with north door, tall lancets, quatrefoil windows, arched
belfry openings below gable hoodmoulds and plain pinnacles
at each corner of the spire. The donors of the church, Sir
Humphrey and Lady Annette de Trafford, are depicted in a
carved panel at the base of the church, kneeling and holding
a representation of the church. Interior: moulded nave
arcade arches on circular columns with delicately carved
foliated capitals. Scissor-braced roof trusses. Elaborately
painted vault to apse. Sculpted reredos and figures below
canopies to either side of the chancel arch.

Listing NGR: SJ7991794655

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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