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Church of St Stephen

A Grade II Listed Building in Belle Vale, Liverpool

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Latitude: 53.3867 / 53°23'12"N

Longitude: -2.8559 / 2°51'21"W

OS Eastings: 343172

OS Northings: 388108

OS Grid: SJ431881

Mapcode National: GBR 8YH8.HN

Mapcode Global: WH87H.34BH

Entry Name: Church of St Stephen

Listing Date: 14 March 1975

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356289

English Heritage Legacy ID: 213746

Location: Liverpool, L25

County: Liverpool

Electoral Ward/Division: Belle Vale

Built-Up Area: Liverpool

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Merseyside

Church of England Parish: Gateacre St Stephen

Church of England Diocese: Liverpool

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Listing Text


8/135 Church of St.


Church. 1872-4. Cornelius Sherlock. Rock-faced stone with
ashlar dressings, slate roof with tile ridge. Nave with
aisles under lean-to roof, south porch, north west steeple,
chancel and flanking vestries. 5-bay nave has aisle windows
of 2 and 3 cusped ogee-headed lights, clerestory has rose
windows. Tower has angled buttresses with crocketed gables.
West entrance; paired lancets flank niche with statue;
cusped Lombard frieze and embattled parapet with gargoyles;
recessed spire with lucarnes. West window of 4 lights with
intersecting tracery. North vestry has entrance and 2-light
window, south vestry dated 1897 has gabled roof and 2-light
windows. Chancel has 3-light east window with reticulated
tracery and diagonal buttresses, lateral stack. Interior
has arcades on round columns. Scissor-braced roof, end 2
bays blocked. West window of 1880's by Morris and Co.
Chancel has timber screen. Coffered roof.

Listing NGR: SJ4317288108

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