Description: Church of St Paul
Date Listed: 18 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 333638
OS Grid Reference: SE4107411040
OS Grid Coordinates: 441074, 411040
Latitude/Longitude: 53.5943, -1.3809
SE41SW BRIERLEY CHURCH STREET
1/10 Church of St. Paul
Church. 1869. By John Wade. Patron, George Savile-Foljambe. Coursed, squared
sandstone, graduated slate roof. Orientated north-west / south-east,
ritual orientation used here. 2-stage west tower with recessed spire,
4-bay nave with south porch, 2-bay chancel with north vestry. Gothic
Revival style. Tower: offset angle buttresses, 2-light belfry opening
with hoodmould; clock flanked by corbel table under string; moulded
cornice; pierced balustrade with pinnacles. Octagonal spire with
lucarnes, string and weathervane. Circular west window. Nave: chamfered
plinth; offset buttresses to angles and bays. Gabled porch. Windows
of 2 cusped lights with trefoil under hoodmoulds with carved stops. 2
octagonal chimneys to north side. Chancel: lower and narrower in same
style with single-light windows and 3-light east window. Shaped kneelers,
ashlar copings, gable crosses.
Interior: west gallery. Arch-braced trusses on carved corbels to nave.
Painted panelled roof to chancel.
Listing NGR: SE4107411040
Source: English Heritage
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