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Church of St Patrick

A Grade II* Listed Building in Bampton, Cumbria

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Coordinates

Latitude: 54.5553 / 54°33'19"N

Longitude: -2.7412 / 2°44'28"W

OS Eastings: 352157

OS Northings: 518040

OS Grid: NY521180

Mapcode National: GBR 9H9R.BT

Mapcode Global: WH81Q.VRTP

Entry Name: Church of St Patrick

Listing Date: 6 February 1968

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1145258

English Heritage Legacy ID: 74482

Location: Bampton, Eden, Cumbria, CA10

County: Cumbria

District: Eden

Civil Parish: Bampton

Traditional County: Westmorland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cumbria

Church of England Parish: Bampton St Patrick

Church of England Diocese: Carlisle

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Listing Text

In the entry for the following:-

NY 51 NW BAMPTON

BAMPTON GRANGE
12/81
Church of St Patrick
6.2.68
II
The grade shall be amended to read II* (star)

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BAMPTON BAMPTON GRANGE
NY 51 NW
12/81 Church of St Patrick
6.2.68

- II
Parish Church. 1726-28 on medieval site with 1804 restoration. Large blocks of
calciferous sandstone with V-jointed quoins, partly rendered, on chamfered
plinth. Graduated greenslate roof with coped gables and cross finials, being
relaid in 1986. 7-bay with west square 3-storey tower/porch; 2-bay chancel.
Tower has west double plank doors and overlight in pilastered surround under
broken segmental pediment. 2-light round-headed windows and bell openings.
Nave has tall round-headed windows in stone surrounds with false keystones. At
the west end of both the north and south walls is a doorway, blocked on the
south. Chancel has similar windows and a triple round-headed east window. At
various points around the walls C18 gravestones have been set in. INTERIOR:
3-bay timber arcades of round arches of Tuscan columns. Barrel vaulted timber
roof. C18 panelled pulpit and pews containing earlier panels one dated 1684.
C18, C19 and C20 white marble wall plaques. Square C12 font bowl on C20 plinth,
the bowl inscribed: 'MW 1662'. One C19 figurative stained-glass window.
Chancel has C19 stained-glass east window by Ward and Hughes. C19 white marble
wall plaques to members of the Noble family. Early C18 turned-baluster
communion rails. Parish register records that the church was consecrated on
20 June 1728 by the Bishop of Carlisle. See RCHM, Westmorland, 1936, pp28-9.


Listing NGR: NY5215718040

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