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Church of St Ann

A Grade II Listed Building in Longford, Trafford

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4483 / 53°26'53"N

Longitude: -2.3038 / 2°18'13"W

OS Eastings: 379917

OS Northings: 394655

OS Grid: SJ799946

Mapcode National: GBR D3V.WW

Mapcode Global: WH98H.LL4B

Entry Name: Church of St Ann

Listing Date: 30 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356519

English Heritage Legacy ID: 212972

Location: Trafford, M32

County: Trafford

Electoral Ward/Division: Longford

Built-Up Area: Stretford

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Stretford St Matthew

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

STRETFORD CHESTER ROAD
SJ 79 SE
(SJ 7994 NE) (south-east side)
5/14 Church of
St. Ann
-
G.V. II
Roman Catholic Church. 1862-7. By Edward Welby Pugin. Rock-faced
stone with slate roof. Nave, aisle passages, north-west
tower and small polygonal apse. 9-bay nave and aisles with
projecting plinth, weathered buttresses, 2-light aisle
windows with Geometrical tracery and circular clerestory
windows with carved stops to hoodmoulds. Apse below
continuation of nave roof has similar windows to aisle on
each face but below gablets. Plain water spouts. West rose
window incorporates a Crucifixus. West door. 3-stage tower
with north door, tall lancets, quatrefoil windows, arched
belfry openings below gable hoodmoulds and plain pinnacles
at each corner of the spire. The donors of the church, Sir
Humphrey and Lady Annette de Trafford, are depicted in a
carved panel at the base of the church, kneeling and holding
a representation of the church. Interior: moulded nave
arcade arches on circular columns with delicately carved
foliated capitals. Scissor-braced roof trusses. Elaborately
painted vault to apse. Sculpted reredos and figures below
canopies to either side of the chancel arch.


Listing NGR: SJ7991794655

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