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Roman Catholic Church of Saint Austin

A Grade II Listed Building in Cressington, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.3613 / 53°21'40"N

Longitude: -2.9122 / 2°54'43"W

OS Eastings: 339392

OS Northings: 385325

OS Grid: SJ393853

Mapcode National: GBR 8Y3K.BS

Mapcode Global: WH87G.7SH0

Entry Name: Roman Catholic Church of Saint Austin

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356263

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213621

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


46/30 Roman Catholic
Church of Saint

Catholic church. 1838. Brick with stone dressings and
stone facade, slate roof. Gabled facades has octagonal
flanking turrets with drip mould at eaves level; probably at
one time had pinnacles. Lancets flanks gabled porch which
has diagonal buttresses; niche with statue flanked by
lancets. Rose window with iron tracery and top louvred
lancet. 5-bay returns with lancets between buttresses, drip
mould and parapet. Interior has west gallery on iron
columns. Pointed arched chancel recess has large painting
of the crucifixion above reredos, with dove in panel over.
Similar chapel recess to right has traceried gablet. To
right, a pointed arched panel with entrance and gablet.
Some painted glass.

Listing NGR: SJ3939285325

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