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Christ Church, Lothersdale

Description: Christ Church

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 324467

OS Grid Reference: SD9629545947
OS Grid Coordinates: 396295, 445947
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9097, -2.0579

Location: Stansfield Brow, Lothersdale, North Yorkshire BD20 8EH

Locality: Lothersdale
Local Authority: Craven District Council
County: North Yorkshire
Country: England
Postcode: BD20 8EH

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Listing Text


6/88 Christ Church


Parish church, 1838. by Chantrell with chancel 1884. Dressed stone with slate
roof. Nave, west tower and short, narrow chancel. Tower of 3 stages with embattled
parapet, diagonal buttresses and heavily crocketed pinnacles; south door with
decorative hinges, and label with foliated stops. 2-light Gothic windows to
belfry. 5-bay nave with square-headed windows each having 2 ogee-headed lights.
Chancel of one bay with 3-light Perpendicular east window and gable cross. Stone
gutter brackets.
Interior: Aisleless, with 4 slim queen-post trusses. Stone flag floor. First
3 bays have low box pews with slight Gothic decoration, tiered at the back.
Octagonal stone font in central position. Chancel arch hoodmould has label stops
said to represent the Bishop of Ripon and Queen Victoria. Remaining fittings
later including east window of 1884. Board in lobby records grant from the
Incorporated Church Building Society.

Listing NGR: SD9629545947

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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