Description: Church of St George
Date Listed: 30 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 304363
OS Grid Reference: NZ1893964419
OS Grid Coordinates: 418939, 564419
Latitude/Longitude: 54.9740, -1.7056
NZ 16 SE NEWBURN SCOTSWOOD ROAD (north side)
10/43 Church of St. George.
R.C. parish church. l868-69 by A.M. Dunn; at the expense of Richard Lamb of West
Denton. Flemish bond white brick with polychrome dressings; rear (north) red brick;
Welsh slate roof. Western 3-sided apse to chancel; south tower; 5-bay nave with
south porch. Shouldered lintel to blocked ritual west door in porch: Shouldered
lintel to inserted west door with broach-stopped rebate to surround. Nook shafts
to paired west lancets; cinquefoil above has drip mould with ball-flower stops.
Carved gables to 2 west buttresses. 2-centred-arched windows in buttressed nave
with sill string and continuous impost band: Lombard frieze above and around apse;
2-stage tower, blind below, has upper wide 2-centred-arched belfry openings under
Lombard frieze with corner gargoyles, and steeply-pitched hipped roof with iron
Listing NGR: NZ1893964419
Source: English Heritage
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