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Church of Saint Paul

A Grade II Listed Building in Rochdale, Rochdale

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Latitude: 53.6275 / 53°37'38"N

Longitude: -2.2133 / 2°12'47"W

OS Eastings: 385993

OS Northings: 414568

OS Grid: SD859145

Mapcode National: GBR DVZH.MD

Mapcode Global: WHB8W.Z27Y

Plus Code: 9C5VJQGP+XM

Entry Name: Church of Saint Paul

Listing Date: 12 February 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1054802

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358880

Location: Rochdale, OL12

County: Rochdale

Electoral Ward/Division: Norden

Built-Up Area: Rochdale

Traditional County: Lancashire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Greater Manchester

Church of England Parish: Norden St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Manchester

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Listing Text

(north side)

6/52 Church of Saint Paul


Church 1860-1. G Shaw. Coursed rubble with slate roof.
Nave with central west tower, south-west porch, north aisle,
south transept, and chancel under continuous roof. 4-bay
nave with plinth, weathered buttresses, corbelled eaves and
2-light traceried openings. The porch has a steep coped
gable with kneelers, diagonal buttresses and an arched
opening. The 3-stage tower has a corner circular stair
turret, diagonal weathered buttresses lancet openings to the
bell-stage and a broach spire. The transept which actually
forms a vestry off the 2 bay chancel has cusped tracery and
a bellcote. The aisle has 2-light cusped openings.
Interior: chamfered nave arcade has alternating round and
octagonal piers; the roofs are braced A frames. C20
stained glass to east window.

Listing NGR: SD8599314568

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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