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Church of St Mary

A Grade II Listed Building in Cressington, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.3597 / 53°21'34"N

Longitude: -2.911 / 2°54'39"W

OS Eastings: 339469

OS Northings: 385144

OS Grid: SJ394851

Mapcode National: GBR 8Y3L.LC

Mapcode Global: WH87G.8T28

Entry Name: Church of St Mary

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073471

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359418

Location: Liverpool, L19

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Cressington

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Grassendale St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


46/1064 Church of
Saint Mary

Church. 1853-4. A.H. Holme. Stone with hexagonal-slate
roof. Nave, chancel, transepts and vestry to south east.
Nave windows of 2 lights and 3-light west window with
flanking recessed windows of 2 lights; Geometrical tracery.
Transepts have diagonal buttresses and 3-light windows with
the 2-light windows to returns. Tower has angle buttresses
and north entrance of one order; hood mould with head stops,
2-light window above; roundel with crocketed ogival hood,
possibly for clock; top 2-light bell openings, broach spire
with swept broaches and 2 tiers of lucarnes; weather cock.
Canted chancel has 2:3:2-light windows. Interior has
scissor-brace roof with laminated timbers and flying arches
over crossing. Pulpit to be left of chancel arch, has
entrance in wall with ogival hood. Interesting C19 stained

Listing NGR: SJ3946985144

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