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Church of St Wilfrid

A Grade II Listed Building in Longridge, Lancashire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.8318 / 53°49'54"N

Longitude: -2.6078 / 2°36'28"W

OS Eastings: 360095

OS Northings: 437453

OS Grid: SD600374

Mapcode National: GBR BS74.64

Mapcode Global: WH96D.XYCB

Entry Name: Church of St Wilfrid

Listing Date: 22 November 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1147416

English Heritage Legacy ID: 183009

Location: Longridge, Ribble Valley, Lancashire, PR3

County: Lancashire

District: Ribble Valley

Civil Parish: Longridge

Built-Up Area: Longridge

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lancashire

Church of England Parish: Longridge St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Blackburn

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Listing Text

SD 63 NW LONGRIDGE DERBY ROAD

7/123 Church of St. Wilfrid

II


Roman Catholic. Church, 1880s, by Withnell of Preston (Pevsner). Snecked sandstone rubble
with slate roof. Comprises a nave with clearstorey, lower chancel at the
west end with polygonal apse, east porch and north-east tower. The tower
has an octagonal stone spire, angle buttresses, 2 lancet bell openings on
each face, lancet windows, and a moulded doorway in the north wall. The
aisle windows are chamfered lancets. Those to the clearstorey have plate
tracery, the west windows and those to the apse having geometric tracery.
Interior of little architectural interest, having 7-bay arcades with round
columns and 2-centred arches, and an open timber roof with arch-braced
collars.


Listing NGR: SD6009537453

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