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Church of St Bride, Stretford

Description: Church of St Bride

Grade: DL
Date Listed: 22 October 1986
Date Delisted: 01 August 2007
English Heritage Building ID: 212980

OS Grid Reference: SJ8270696109
OS Grid Coordinates: 382706, 396109
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4614, -2.2619

Location: St Brides Way, Trafford M16 9AX

Locality: Stretford
County: Trafford
Country: England
Postcode: M16 9AX

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Listing Text

This building was de-listed 01-Aug-07


22-OCT-86 (Northeast side)

SJ 89 NW
(north-east side)
(SJ 8296 SE)
3/21 Church of
St. Bride
- II
Church. 1878-84. By Pennington and Brigden. Rock-faced stone
with red sandstone ashlar dressings and slate roof.
Cruciform plan with west porch, crossing tower and polygonal
apse.Gothic Revival. 6-bay nave and aisles with 3-light
Geometrical tracery aisle windows and cinquefoil clerestory
lights. Gabled transepts have 2 lancet windows and a rose
window. The corners all have octagonal piers and pinnacles.
Unusual 2-bay porch with moulded arches supported on paired
circular columns. The 2 inner doors have figurative
sculpture and an inscription within the tympana. 2-light
windows in each face of the apse. The octagonal tower with
2-light belfry openings rises from a square and is topped by
a short spire. Interior: double-chamfered nave arcade on
alternating circular and octagonal columns. Tie-beam roof
trusses supported on attached shafts. Nook shafts to
crossing arches. Carved marble reredos and pulpit. Timber
fittings. Stained glass.

Listing NGR: SJ8270796106

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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