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Roman Catholic Church of St Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in West Derby, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.4292 / 53°25'45"N

Longitude: -2.9018 / 2°54'6"W

OS Eastings: 340176

OS Northings: 392870

OS Grid: SJ401928

Mapcode National: GBR 7QD.7Q

Mapcode Global: WH878.D2FF

Entry Name: Roman Catholic Church of St Paul

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1063309

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359616

Location: Liverpool, L12

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: West Derby

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: West Derby St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 04/11/2011

SJ 49 SW

Roman Catholic
Church of
St. Paul


Catholic Church, 1914. Pugin and Pugin. Red sandstone, rock-
faced, with blue slate roof. 4-bay nave with aisles under
cross-gables, north west octagonal baptistry and short
south-west tower. 2-bay chancel and flanking shallow
chapels.Free Perpendicular style. West front has 2 pointed
entrances flanking buttress with statue in niche above. 2
lancets and higher 4-light window. Tower has irregularly
placed stair windows, 3 narrow lights and two 4-light bell
openings, cornice and short spire. Canted chancel has high
2-light geometrical windows, flanking chapels have 2-light
north and south window. Interior has round columns with 4
shafts and moulded capitals. Boarded timber rib vaults. West
gallery with narthex below. Continuous altar rail to chancel
and chapels. Alabaster altars and reredoses.

Listing NGR: SJ4017692870

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